Marlene Joan Bryant

Obituary for Marlene Joan Bryant

May 31, 1938 - March 20, 2018
Aurora, Illinois | Age 79


Marlene was born May 31, 1938 to Tilman and Gertrude (Saum) Johnson. She graduated from West Aurora High School in 1956. Marlene was employed by Western Electric in Montgomery, IL from 1956 to 1967. She was the volunteer gift shop manager at Copley Memorial Hospital from 1985 to 1995. She also worked in the Upper Deck gift shop at the Fishermen's Inn restaurant from 1997 to 2007.

Marlene married Donald Bryant on July 16, 1965 and they are the proud parents of Diana (Roger) Channing of Racine, WI and Michael Bryant of Aurora, IL. Marlene has one brother, Richard (Judy) Johnson of Yorkville, IL and two nieces, Tammy and Tonya.

Marlene was confirmed at Redeemer Lutheran Church. She and Donald are longtime members of St. Mark's Lutheran Church of Aurora.

Marlene is preceded in death by her father and mother, and several uncles and aunts.

She was the family historian and proud creator of the Saum family booklet. Her family was everything to her.

Visitation will be from 10 AM until time of Funeral Service 12 PM on Friday, March 23, 2018 at The Healy Chapel, 332 W. Downer Pl., Aurora, IL 60506, followed by a burial at Lincoln Memorial Park.

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332 W Downer Pl
Aurora, IL 60506
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