|Birth: ||May 24, 1920|
|Death: ||Jun. 21, 2008|
Daughter of Oscar Edwin and Hazel E. (Hagglund) Swanson.
She grew up in rural Page County and graduated from Essex High School. She later moved to Princeton and Mercer, Missouri area where she was the bookkeeper for the Mercer Lumber Company for many years. Marilyn was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Essex, Iowa, a member of the Essex American Legion Auxiliary, the Page County Republican Party and was a 50 year member of the Eastern Star. She loved music, especially singing and playing the piano.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and a brother, Leslie R. Swanson.
Survivors include her sister, Rosemarie Boan of Independence, Missouri; sister-in-law, Marjorie Swanson of Essex, Iowa; nieces and nephews, Stephen Swanson of Essex, Iowa, Mike Boan and his wife Carol of Emma, Missouri, Mitchell Boan and his wife Jamie of Independence, Missouri, Mark Boan and his wife Debbie of Eagle Grove, Missouri, Sherry Camiletti of Craig, Colorado, Scott Norman of Battle Mountain, Nevada; along with many other relatives and friends.
Created by: Sandy Hicks Mullins
Record added: May 11, 2011
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