Marilyn Schufft, a lifelong resident of Woodstock, Ill., went home to our Lord and Savior on Feb. 8, 2020, with family by her side. She was born on Aug. 23, 1936, in Woodstock to Karl and Hazel (Anderson) Fritz.
She worked at Woodstock Wire Works for 27½ years and was a lifetime member of the Woodstock Moose. She was especially fond of animals, including her pet cat Smudge. She loved gardening. She enjoyed spending time with her family.
Marilyn is survived by her children, Marilyn (James) Kelly, Steven Schufft; brother, Karl Fritz; three grandchildren, Jennifer Kelly, Abbi (Brandan) Brock, James Kelly; two great-grandchildren, Maggie Kelly-Evertson, Michael James Brock.
Marilyn was preceded in death by her parents and sister-in-law, Zelma E. Fritz
Service will be held at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 6821 Main St, Union, Ill., on Feb. 14, 2020, at 10 a.m. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St John’s Lutheran Church 6821 Main St., Union, IL 60180.
For information, contact Schneider, Leucht, Merwin & Cooney funeral home at 815-338-1710, or visit slmcfh.com.