Marion D. Wells

Funeral services were held on May 13 in Rolling Meadows, Ill., for Marion D. Wells (nee Denham), who passed away on Monday, May 8, 2006 at the age of 87.

Marion was born on March 31, 1919 in Chicago to Thomas and Ella (nee Croutcher) Denham. In 1953, she moved to Mequon with her husband where they raised four sons.

Marion was a former member of St. Christopher Episcopal Church in River Hills and had sang in the church’s choir for many years.

She is survived by her sons Peter (Linda) Wells of Mt. Prospect, Ill.; David (Betty) Wells of Aurora, Ill.; Steven (Pam) Wells of Denver, Colo.; William (Diane) Wells of Cedarburg; and her sister Ella. Marion is further survived by 12 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother Fred.