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Marilyn June Taylor
  • St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church
    349 Capital Avenue
    Battle Creek, MI 49017
  • Alzheimer's Association- Michigan Great Lakes Chapter
    350 East Michigan Ave. Suite 20
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007

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“My Aunt Marilyn meant so much to me. She hadnot only an exceptional personality but exceptional qualities--people wanted to be around her and wanted...Read More »
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“Deepest HEARTfelt sympathy to each of YOU!! She fought the good fight....May Christ's peace .....comfort each of you!! ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: John Heil - Kankakee, IL

“Aunt Marilyn had such a great sense of humor. Her and aunt Virginia came up to visit me and they met some of my friends. They were si energetic,...Read More »
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“Charlene... I know you will miss your mom. I'm asking God to comfort you with His powerful Love. Sending prayers for you and yours. Love, Cindy...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Cindy Heller - Scottsdale, AZ

“I knew her for many years. She was a wonderfull person and will be missede ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Jim Bidelman - Springfield, MI

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Marilyn June Taylor, age 84, of Battle Creek, passed away Sunday morning, April 1, 2018 at Bronson Hospital, Kalamazoo. She was born in Detroit, Michigan on January 10, 1934 to Edwin and Clara (Priester) Huegli. Marilyn graduated from Battle Creek Central High School in 1952 and went on to work for the Office of Consul at the Federal Center for 36 years, retiring in 1995, and was inducted into the Federal Center Hall of Fame.

Marilyn was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church and its Lutheran Women Missionary League. She was a tutor in the reading program at Ann J. Kellogg School and volunteered at the Y Center. Along with her daughter Jodie, they were one of the first mother-daughter volunteers. Marilyn enjoyed travelling, playing bridge, bowling, skiing, and spending time with her family and many friends.

Marilyn is survived by her two daughters, Charlene (Jim) Sickinger of Naples, FL and Jodie (John) Burdette of Shelbyville, MI; five grandchildren, Mallory (Keith) Martin-Ferguson, Jimmy (Anna) Sickinger, John (Lauren) Burdette, Jordan Burdette and Justin Burdette; and five great-grandchildren.

Marilyn was preceded in death by her husband, Dick Taylor; her daughter, Susan Martin one brother and two sisters.

A memorial service to celebrate Marilyn's life will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 7th at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Battle Creek where the family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 11:00 a.m. Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association or St. Paul Lutheran Church. Personal messages for the family may be placed at www.farleyestesdowdle.com.