Marilyn Lucille Irvin, 79, of Gillespie, IL, died at Hitz Memorial Home, Alhambra, IL on Sunday, November 26, 2017 at 9:55 pm. She was born March 2, 1938, in Washington , IN to George Menke & Edna Griffen Menke. She married Billie B Irvin in June 1957 in Bloomington, IN. She was retired after having been a retail worker for Walmart. Marilyn enjoyed crocheting and collecting pictures. She also enjoyed flea markets . She is survived by her sons, Gary (Samantha) Irvin of Gillespie, IL, Doug (Danielle) Irvin of Virginia Beach, VA, grandchildren, Brian (Heather) Irvin of Spring Grove, AL, Kelly (Ryan) Burnette of Forest, VA, Sarah Irvin of Virginia Beach, VA, Samuel Irvin of Virginia Beach, VA, great-grandchildren, Alexandria Irvin, Savannah Burnette, Lyndsey Burnette, sister, Margie Capps of Bloomington, IN, several nieces and nephews. Marilyn was preceded in death by her parents, spouse, siblings , Bob, Elmer, Mary, Albert, & Helen. Friends may call on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie, IL from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm. Funeral services are Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 3:00 PM at Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, IL with Arthur Roemer officiating. Memorials are suggested to Alzheimers Research . Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, IL is in charge of the arrangements.
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