The Brenton family is sad to announce the passing of Marilyn Jo Anne Brenton, 83, of Woodstock on Friday January 3rd, 2020.
Marilyn was born March 29, 1936 to Walter Lanning and Lee Atkinson in Corning, Ohio. She married Lawrence C. Brenton in 1957 and they raised their family in both Ohio and Woodstock, Illinois. She is preceded in death by her parents, 11 siblings, and her husband.
She raised three generations of her family with unconditional love, unending support and a wonderful sense of humor. She will be greatly missed by her children Sharryl, Michael, Vicky (Alley), Janice (Hall), Jeffrey, Cassandra (Nickolas), Rebecca, and Margot as well as 15 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 11th from 1 pm-3 pm at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050,