Marilyn Ann Morthorst
Marilyn Ann Morthorst
  • January 25, 1924 - October 4, 2016
  • Fort Wayne, Indiana

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Marilyn A. Morthorst, 92, passed away Tuesday Oct. 4, 2016. She was a life-long resident of Fort Wayne, Indiana and a 1941 graduate of Central Catholic High School. Marilyn was a long-time volunteer at St. Mary's Soup Kitchen, and a member of St. Mary's and St. Patrick's, Arcola.

Surviving are her children Tom (Patty), daughter in-law Heidi Harriett (Jerry Morthorst), Ann (Mike) Koontz, Joe (Stephanie), Andy (Karen); grandchildren Jeff (Sandy) , Michele (Sean) Gorman, Alan (Erica), Nick, Katie (Eric) Rentschler, Megan (Chris Copley) Koontz, Kevin, Sam, Christina (Nico) DiBenedetto, Emily, Jack; great grandchildren Ella, Riley and Julia Gorman; sisters Nancy Ulrich, Sally (Joe) Hake.

She is preceded in death by her husband Harold T. and son Jerry.

Visitation will be 9:00 - 11:00 am, Tuesday October 11th, followed by Mass at 11:00 am at St. Mary's Catholic Church.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. Mary's Soup Kitchen.