Marilyn Norton 1947-2021

GIRARD — Marilyn “Aunt Mimi” Norton, 74, of Girard, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021.

Marilyn was born April 23, 1947, in Youngstown, a daughter of the late Robert and Marian Miller Norton.

Marilyn was a 1965 graduate of Girard High School. She had worked for Girard Federal Savings Loan as a bank manager and, after, worked for Charter One. Marilyn then went on to work for Sam’s Club as a greeter for 22 years. She was a devout member of St. Rose Church in Girard and Girard Chamber of Commerce. Marilyn volunteered her time in many things for the church.

Marilyn was a kind, giving soul. She would do anything for anyone and was such a generous person. She donated to many organizations that would help any person or animal in need. Marilyn will be greatly missed and will always be remembered as a gracious person.

She leaves to cherish her memory her twin sister, IIene (Anthony) Fabian of McDonald, and sister, Patricia Magill of McDonald; sister-in-law, Pat Norton of Texas; nieces, Kerry, Dee Dee, Debbie, Sherri, Kristin, Stephanie and Jennifer; and nephews, Mike, Stephen, Michael and Nicholas; along with 18 great-nieces and great-nephews.

Besides her parents, Marilyn was preceded in death by her brothers, Robert Norton and Father Michael Norton; and brother-in-law, Dennis Magill.

Private services were held for the family. Marilyn will be laid to rest in Girard City Cemetery.

The family suggest any memorial contributions be made to Wounded Warrior Project, www.wound edwarriorproject.org/donate or Animal Welfare League, 812 Youngstown Kingsville Road SE, Vienna, OH 44473, in Marilyn’s memory.

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