Marilyn J. Mathison, age 82 of Foley, Minnesota, formerly of Annandale, MN, and Morris, MN, passed away March 12, 2020, at The Gardens in Foley, MN.
Visitation for Marilyn Mathison will be from 5 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud, MN.
Funeral services for Marilyn Mathison will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud, MN.
Burial will take place at Summit Cemetery in Morris, MN, on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, at 2:00 p.m.
Marilyn was born May 30, 1937 in Minneapolis, MN, to Edgar and Florence (Wipf) Rignell. She graduated from Roosevelt High School in Minneapolis and went on to work at Prudential Insurance Company. She married Glen Mathison on December 29, 1962, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Alberta, MN. They made their home in the Morris area where they farmed while raising their children. There she was an active member of various groups with her church and community. In 1995, she moved to Cedar Lake near Annandale, MN, where she enjoyed her time spent at the lake with family and was active with the Red Hats. For the past several years she was a resident at The Gardens in Foley.
Marilyn enjoyed traveling, especially trips to Hawaii, fishing, camping, canoeing, going to dirt track races, playing cards, board games, puzzles, baking, crafts, gardening, flowers, and loved spending time with her grandchildren and would attend their sports activities.
Marilyn is survived by her children: Loren of Grand Rapids, MN, Pam Kuhn (Jason Smelter) of Foley, MN, Dale of Clearwater, MN, and Patti (Wayne) Zabinski of Clear Lake, MN; and four grandchildren: Carter, Connor, Sonia, and Wyatt.
Marilyn is preceded in death by her parents and her former husband Glen.
Arrangements with Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud, MN.