Obituary: Marilyn Wilson


A funeral service for Marilyn J. Wilson, 74, of DeWitt, was held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, at Cornerstone Baptist Church, Eldridge. Visitation was one hour prior to the service on Sunday at the church. The Runge Mortuary, Davenport, assisted the family with arrangements.

Mrs. Wilson died Friday, Jan. 24, 2020.

Marilyn Bossen was born March 28, 1945, in Davenport, the daughter of Walter and Ruth (Stoldorf) Bossen.

She was married to Larry Wilson until his death in July of 1998.

She was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church for many years.

Survivors include her children, David (Carilyn) Bettis, Urbandale, Laurie Bettis, Davenport, and Ruth Vance, DeWitt; her grandchildren, Jennifer, Josh, Algie Jr., Maren, Ethan, Kevin, Krista, Megan, Joshua and Rachel; eight great-grandchildren; and a sister, Delores Carlson, Davenport.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Barbara Ford.

Memorials may be made to the family.

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