Marilyn Jean Martiny

Marilyn Jean Martiny (nee Munnik), passed away Saturday, Feb. 21, 2009 at Kathy Hospice at the age of 75.

She was born on March 29, 1933, to John and Ruth (nee DeSmidt) Munnik. She was united in marriage on May 9, 1953, to Richard "Dick" Martiny and together they had three sons. Marilyn enjoyed playing bingo with her friends and also enjoyed her friends at Wal-Mart over the last several years. Marilyn retired from Amity Leather Products and worked part time at Wal-Mart. Mostly though, she loved and treasured her time with her grandchildren and great grandchild. She was also a member of WOTM West Bend Lodge No. 1398.

Surviving Marilyn are her sons Richard "Rocky" (Debby) of West Bend, Larry (Carol) of Campbellsport, and David (Barb) of Kiel; grandchildren Kevin (special friend Kerry), Amy, Nicole and Nicholas; and great granddaughter Riley. Preceding her in death were her parents, husband Richard "Dick," sister Donna Munnik and brother Robert Munnik.

A Memorial Service will be at 7 pm on Wednesday Feb. 25, 2009, at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel of West Bend with Deacon Ronald Schneider officiating. Interment will take place in spring at Cedar Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday, Feb. 25, at the funeral home from 5 p.m. until time of service. Memorials to Kathy Hospice are appreciated.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. www.phillipfuneralhome.com.