Marilyn Joyce (Brown) Gruenhagen
Marilyn was called home by the Lord on Tuesday, July 11th 2017. She was born in Hammond, Indiana to John and Velma Brown in 1934. She graduated from Hammond High School, and earned her Associates Degree from Indiana University.
Marilyn is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Ted Gruenhagen, three children, Carol (Steve Trumbo), Tom (Stephanie), Richard (Britta), eight beloved grandchildren, and one great grandchild.
She was dedicated to serving the Lord with His gift of music as an organist and pianist at many churches throughout her life. She was also a music instructor for many years and played with the Bangkok Symphony during her time in Thailand. She is a long time member of Our Shepherd Lutheran Church and the family kindly requests that memorial gifts be given in her name to the Our Shepherd Lutheran School which she loved.
Visitation will be held at Our Shepherd Lutheran Church, Avon IN on Monday, July 17, 2017 from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. with a memorial service to follow in the sanctuary at 11:00 a.m.
Memories and condolences can be expressed to the family on her Guest Book at ConkleFuneralHome.com
Sincere and special thanks for the wonderful, loving care she received from the staff at the Brownsburg Healthcare Center.
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Published by The Indianapolis Star on Jul. 14, 2017.