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Marilyn J. Clifton

September 10, 1936 - January 11, 2018

Service Date: January 17, 2018

Marilyn J. Clifton, nee Wyatt, 81, of Fairview Heights, Illinois, born Thursday, September 10, 1936, in East Saint Louis, IL, passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in O’Fallon, Illinois.

Marilyn was a member of Christ United Methodist Church, Fairview Heights, Illinois, United Methodist Women, and IAMAW Retirement Club.

She was preceded in death by her:

  • Parents: Riley and Blanche nee McNulty, Wyatt
  • Brother: Riley Wyatt

Surviving are her:

  • Husband: George D. Clifton of Fairview Heights, IL
  • Children
    • Denise Schlesinger of Poulsbo, WA
    • Eric (Julie) Clifton of Belleville, IL
  • Sister: Mary Evans of Millstadt, IL
  • Brother: John E. (Jean) Wyatt of Red Bud, IL
  • 3 Grandchildren
    • Ryan (Morgan) Schlesinger
    • Tyler Clifton
    • Madison Clifton
  • 2 Great-Grandchildren
    • Taylor Schlesinger
    • David Schlesinger
  • Dear Nieces and Nephews

Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Guide Dogs of America.

Visitation:  Visitation from 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, IL and from 10:00 am to 11:00 am on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at the church.

Funeral:  Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 am, Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Christ United Methodist Church, Fairview Heights, IL with Pastor Michael Wooton officiating.  Interment will follow at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri.