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Marilyn J. Bischoff

August 19, 1936 ~ April 1, 2019 (age 82)

Obituary

Marilyn J. Bischoff, 82, of Marshall passed away on Monday April 1, 2019 after battling health issues for some time.
Marilyn was born on August 19, 1936 in Marshall to Robert and Lettie Mae (Ansell) Williams. She attended Marshall Schools and later went back and got her GED in 1973 from Marshall High School. On September 12, 1954 she married Gary R. Bischoff in Marshall.
Marilyn was a homemaker and babysat for many friends and relative's children over the years she took care of her family and helped on the farm. She enjoyed canning, cooking, sewing and baking. Marilyn was a member of the Rice Creek Community Church and an associate member of Buckhead Ridge Baptist Church in Florida. She was also a member of the Lee Hustlers Home Extension, and the Michigan Great Lakers Camping Club. Her hobbies included crocheting, various traveling, camping and fishing. She and Gary made several trips to Canada fishing over the years. She had a deep love for all the animals she helped raise throughout the years, and she loved spending time with her family and friends.
She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Gary Bischoff of Marshall; children Ronald (Karen) Bischoff of Marshall and Karen (John) Olsen of Richland; eight grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents Robert C Williams and Lettie M Williams (Ansell); children Kenneth Bischoff, Steven Bischoff and Kathy Bischoff; and a sister Laura Keiper.
Family will greet friends on Sunday April 7, 2019 from 2-5 pm at the Marshall Chapel of the Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services 723 US 27 North. Funeral services will take place at 11am on Monday at the Marshall Chapel of the Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services with Pastor Steve Van Slyke officiating. Interment will follow at Rice Creek Cemetery. Family will gather with friends following the committal services at the Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Service Marshall Chapel Reception Hall. Memorial contributions are requested to the Rice Creek Community Church. Assistance with memorials is available at the Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services.

Visitation

APR 7. 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM (EDT)

Marshall Chapel of Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services
723 US HWY 27 North
Marshall, MI, 49068

Service

APR 8. 11:00 AM (EDT)

Marshall Chapel of Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services
723 US HWY 27 North
Marshall, MI, 49068

Luncheon Following Committal Services

APR 8. 1:00 PM (EDT)

Kempf Family Reception Hall, Marshall Chapel
723 US HWY 27 N.
Marshall, MI, 49068

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