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Boone, Marilyn L.
Marilyn L. Boone, 71, of Knoxville, Ill., passed away at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 28, 2012.

She was born August 24, 1940 in Galesburg, Ill. the daughter of William and Dorothy Churchill Dawdy. She married Charles Joseph Boone on March 17, 1961.
She is survived by a son, Kyle Bierele of Coeur D'Alene, Idaho; three sisters, C. Jo (Norm) Blickem of Knoxville, Ill., Patricia Godsil of Galesburg and Janet (Stephen) Ritter of Knoxville, Ill., one grandchild and several nieces and nephews She is preceded in death by her parents.

Marilyn worked in clerical for 25 years at Xerox. She graduated from Galesburg High School in 1958. She attended the Knoxville Christian Church. She enjoyed all crafts, including knitting, crocheting and painting. She also loved to fish.

A Private Family Memorial service will be held at a later date. Burial will be in Abingdon Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Good Samaritan Nursing Home. Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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