Marilyn Johnson, 80, passed away on Jan. 30, 2012. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, Feb. 1 at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel. Burial follwed at Resthaven Cemetery in Des Moines.
Marilyn was born on Oct. 16, 1931, in Spencer to Mike and Laura Johnson. She grew up in Gillett Grove and Marathon until 949, when she moved to Des Moines. She graduated from Drake University and worked as a secretary at the Dept. of Agriculture and the Bureau of Criminal Investigation for the state of Iowa, retiring after 30 years of service.
Marilyn is survived by several cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mike and Laura Johnson.