Marilyn Irene Scurlock, 85, of Normal, passed away at 6:23 a.m. Tuesday (Dec. 4, 2018) at OSF HealthCare St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington.
She was born Sept. 3, 1933, in Pontiac, the daughter of Clair and Mary Koffoed Fosdick. She married Charles Scurlock on May 12, 1956. He survives.
Marilyn was a longtime clerical employee of the Paul F. Beich candy company. She was a member of the Cornbelt Kennel Club, which allowed her to travel around the Midwest to attend dog shows. She loved to crochet, was an avid reader, and enjoyed newspaper games and puzzles and playing bingo.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by four children, Ted (Angie) Scurlock, Saybrook; Diane (Alex) Matthews, McLean; Eric (Song) Scurlock, Duluth, Minn.; and Suzanne (John) Vandervort, Clinton; seven grandchildren, Douglas Scurlock, Gurnee; Carl (Jacinda) Huffman Jr., Bloomington; Tabitha (Dallas) Marshall, Bloomington; Christine (Larry) Andrist, Elgin; Laura (Steve) Starlin, Kingsley, Mich.; Jennifer (Tyrone) Byrd, New Lenox; Shauna (Cale) Kuester, Manhattan; three stepgrandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and 12 stepgreat-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers and six sisters.
Her funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at East Lawn Funeral Home, Bloomington. Burial will follow at East Lawn Memorial Gardens, Bloomington. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, American Diabetes Association or a charity of the donor's choice.
Condolences may be shared with the family at eastlawn-bloomington.com.