Marilyn L. Butts, 83, of Sandusky, passed away unexpectedly early Thursday afternoon, April 3, 2008, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, Main Campus, Sandusky.
She was born in Sandusky, Dec. 5, 1924, and was a 1944 graduate of St. Mary's High School. Marilyn was a licensed hairdresser, having owned and operated Marilyn's Beauty Shop for many years, retiring in 1988.
She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church where she was an active volunteer. She also volunteered at the State Theatre as an usher. Marilyn was an avid fan of St. Mary's Central Catholic athletics and a true fan of all other sports.
She is survived by three sisters, Eloise Butts, Eileen Roth (Ralph) May, and Mary (Elmer) Kromer, all of Sandusky; nieces and nephews, Daleen Kennedy, Kate Murphy, Mark Roth, Marleen Kromer, Kyle Roth, Valerie Kennedy, Brad Roth, Cyndy Carey, Sharon Wilson, Julie Opfer, Patty Rimboch and Jude Roth; and numerous great and great-great-nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Frederick Russell and Marcella Magdelan (Weltin) Butts; nephew, Steven Kromer; and brother-in-law, Dale "Butch" Roth.
Visitation will be from 3-7 p.m. Sunday in David F. Koch Funeral Home, 520 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. Prayers will be recited at 9:30 a.m. Monday in the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Mary's Catholic Church, 429 Central Ave., Sandusky. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Sandusky.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Mary's Catholic Church, 429 Central Avenue, Sandusky, OH 44870, or to the donor's favorite charity.
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