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Marilyn Jean Wilt Moran
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Birth: Jul. 9, 1931
Blissfield
Lenawee County
Michigan, USA
Death: Jun. 26, 2010
Palmyra
Lenawee County
Michigan, USA

Marilyn Jean (Wilt) Moran, 78, of Palmyra passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 26, 2010 at her home, surrounded by her loving family and under the care of Hospice of Lenawee. She was born on July 9, 1931 in Blissfield, the daughter of Harlan and Clara (Meirley) Wilt.

Marilyn was the Valedictorian of the Blissfield High School Class of 1949. She was awarded a scholarship, but declined it to work on the family farm. Soon after, she went to work for Toledo Auto Light, where she met her husband of almost 57 years, Edward Moran. On July 31, 1953, Marilyn was united in marriage to Edward in Blissfield. They lived in Toledo, Petersburg and eventually settled in Blissfield in 1964. She and Edward went on to raise 7 sons and 1 daughter, all whom attended Blissfield Schools. She devoted her life to raising her children and tending to her home. Marilyn enjoyed bowling with the girls, reading and spending time with her family.

Surviving is her husband, Edward Moran of Palmyra; five children, Eddie (Lorraine) Moran of Toledo, Pat Moran of Palmyra, Brian (Regina) Moran of Sandusky, Kelley (Todd Johnson) Moran of Adrian, and Timothy Moran of Orlando; a daughter-in-law, Fayetta Steffen of Adrian; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents, three sons, David Steffen, Michael and Sean Moran and three brothers, Elmer, Ray and Norman Wilt.

Following Marilyn's wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of Lenawee. Arrangements were entrusted to the Wagley Funeral Home/Tagsold Chapel in Blissfield, Michigan. Condolences may be made to the family at www.wagleyfuneralhome.com.
 
 
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 Children:
  Kelley Irene Moran (1961 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
 
Created by: anonymous
Record added: Aug 22, 2010
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Marilyn Jean <i>Wilt</i> Moran
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