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Marilyn Joyce Porter Ward
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Birth: Aug. 31, 1933
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 2012

Marilyn Joyce Ward, 78, of Boise, ID, passed away Sunday morning, July 1, 2012 at St. Alphonsus Medical Center from congestive heart failure.

Marilyn was born on August 31, 1933 In Fullerton, NE. The daughter of Thomas Putnam and Bernice Irene Porter. The Porters moved from Nebraska to Caldwell, ID. in 1937 when Marilyn was three. She Graduated from Caldwell High School Class of 1951.

Marilyn was a longtime member of the Boise Ladies Madrigal Club. She was the featured soloist at many concerts. Music was a very big part of her life.

Marilyn was employed by the Idaho Statesman as Classified Account Executive for 31 years. In retirement she enjoyed baking for others and sending care package to loved ones. Her care to remember birthdays and anniversaries of many relatives will be long remembered.

Marilyn is survived by her four children, Richard Lynn Baker, Gordon Paul Baker, Kelly Jon Baker and Rhonda Kay Jarrett; her sisters, Ardith (Jerry) McDermott and Karen (Bill) Young; three granddaughters, Brandie Jeen Myers, Monica Jade Baker and Amanda Laurel Jarrett; grandson, Thomas Allen Jarrett; and great-granddaughter, Kaydance Denill Myers.

Memorial services and cremation is under the direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel at 624 Cleveland Blvd. in Caldwell, Idaho on 7-6-2012 at 10:30 am. Graveside services to follow at Canyon Hill Cemetery, Caldwell at 12:00 Noon. 
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  Thomas Putnam Porter (1911 - 1990)
  Bernice Irene Allington Porter (1913 - 2000)
Canyon Hill Cemetery
Canyon County
Idaho, USA
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Record added: Jul 03, 2012
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Marilyn Joyce <i>Porter</i> Ward
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- Sue Ann Harfst
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- Peggy Bargen Duey
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May you rest in peace.
- Barb
 Added: Aug. 16, 2012

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