Marilyn B Damisch, 87, of Elgin passed away on February 4, 2017. She was born on July 22, 1929 in Elgin the daughter of Edward and Crystal (Sinn) Behrens. She graduated from Elgin High School in 1947 and attended Bradley University, and was a member of the Chi Omega Sorority.
She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Elgin, Elgin Junior Service Board, PEO DY Chapter, and she had served on many committees and clubs. Marilyn was a Realtor for Hoover Burnidge Realty for many years prior to her retirement.
Survivors include her children: Scott (Paula) Damisch along with their children: Erin and Ed Damisch; daughter in law: Janet and her children, Marc and Joe Damisch.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband: Russell in 2014 and a son: Craig Damisch in 2010;
a Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday February 11, 2017 at 10:30 A.M. at First United Methodist Church, 216 E Highland Ave. Elgin. Visitation will be be on Saturday from 9:30 A.M. until the time of services at the Church. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, 216 E Highland Ave. Elgin, IL 60120 or Lighthouse for the Blind 2685 Horseshoe Dr. S. Suite 211, Naples, FL 34104. Laird Funeral Home is in care of arrangements. For information call 847-741-8800 or lairdfamilyfuneralservices.com