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Marilyn Jean McKim Galvin
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Birth: Jun. 30, 1923
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 8, 2004
Jackson County
Missouri, USA

Marilyn McKim Galvin, 81, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2004 at the Independence Manor Care Center.

Marilyn was born June 30, 1923, in Independence, Mo., to Arthur and Ruby (Short) McKim. She graduated from William Chrisman High School, attended William Jewell College, and received both her bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. She pursued volunteer work for numerous charities and public service organizations. She worked as a parole and probation officer, health department supervisor, and opened Cornerstone Counseling, her own private counseling business, in Independence. Marilyn was the first Queen of the Santa-Cali-Gon in 1940.

She is survived by twin daughters and their spouses, Carrie and Ron Sharp, Abilene, Texas, and Cathie and Ron Simons, Kansas City, Mo.; a son, Andy Galvin, Independence; her former husband and best friend, Jack Galvin; grandchildren, Paige Turk and husband, Jeff, Tiffany Goddard, Courtney Goddard, Reese Galvin and Scott Sharp; and great-granddaughter, Taylor Grace Turk. Love and peace to our wonderful "Marney."

Funeral services were this morning at the First Christian Church, Independence, Mo. Burial was in Mound Grove Cemetery, Independence. The family suggests contributions to Crossroads Hospice or the charity of your choice.

The Examiner; Monday, December 13, 2004
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  Harold Thomas Galvin (1924 - 2007)*
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Mound Grove Cemetery
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Mike Phillips
Record added: Jun 15, 2011
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Marilyn Jean <i>McKim</i> Galvin
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Marilyn Jean <i>McKim</i> Galvin
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 Added: Jun. 15, 2011

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