Age 73, of Grand Ledge, passed away November 2, 2012. She was born in Lansing on January 4, 1939, to James and Mildred Parks. Marlene worked as an admitting clerk at St. Lawrence Hospital and retired after 35 years.
She is survived by her husband of 35 years, David, son James and daughter-in-law Charlotte, grandchildren Amber, Catie, Ginny and Megan, and cousin Sue (Ski) Franke.
A private family service will be held. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Eaton Community Palliative Care. Arrangements are by the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel.