Marilyn Ann McGartland
Marilyn Ann McGartland
  • August 6, 1928 - December 20, 2016
  • Saint Louis, Missouri

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McGartland, Marilyn Ann (nee Mueller), 88, was baptized into the Hope of Christ's Resurrection on Tuesday, December 20, 2016.

Beloved wife of the late Robert J. McGartland; cherished mother of Mary (Joe) Wilper, Bob (Peggy) McGartland, Eileen (John Clarke) McGartland, and Joe (Jill Zuehlke) McGartland; dear sister of Mike, Joe (Kay), and the late Jack, Frank, and Richard Mueller; proud grandmother of Maggie, Luke, Joel, Kelly, Faith, Tessa, Bailey, Makayla, Mira, and Annie; predeceased by her oldest, precious grandson Robbie McGartland; dear sister-in-law, aunt, cousin, and friend.

A woman of joy and faith, a volunteer of time and talent, a highly admired teacher of many, and a friend to anyone, she was a lover of the arts, language, music, opera, books, cooking, food, gardening, celebrations, and family, and she will be deeply missed.

Services: Visitation at Kriegshauser West 9450 Olive Blvd., 63132 on Wednesday, December 28, from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm and Thursday, December 29 from 9:30am until time of Mass at 10:30am at St. Francis Xavier (College Church) 3625 Lindell Blvd., St. Louis. Interment Calvary Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to The Robbie McGartland Memorial Scholarship Fund, 43 West Cardigan Dr., Ferguson, MO 63135 or to Ignatian Volunteer Corp-Jesuits-St. Louis. For contributions to Ignatian Volunteer Corp, make checks payable to : Jesuits, Central & Southern Province and on the memo line, be sure to designate: Ignatian Volunteer Corp and mail to IVC-Jesuits, 4511 West Pine Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63108.