In Memoriam : Marilyn Milliken
Marilyn Irene Milliken - age: 92
(September 27, 1925 to May 26, 2018
North Saco, Maine
Visiting hours will be held from 5pm – 7pm on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, 365 Main Street, Saco. A 6;00 PM Order of the Eastern Star service will be conducted by Annette Chapter 184. A memorial service will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 1pm. Burial will follow at South Buxton Cemetery where she will be laid to rest next to her husband Marland.
For those wishing to make memorial contributions in her memory please consider the Shriner’s Burn Unit, 51 Blossom Street, Boston, MA 02114.
Marilyn I. Milliken, 92, of Flag Pond Road passed away Saturday May 26, 2018 at St. Andres Health Care Facility in Biddeford. She was born in Scarborough, September 27, 1925 the daughter of Millard and Leona Gay Leary.
Marilyn was raised by Mabel Gay and attended local schools and graduated from Thornton Academy in 1943.
She worked for a time for Central Maine Power as a secretary until 1949 while also being a bookkeeper for the family farm.
Most recently she had been employed in the office of Dr. Candelore in Scarborough.
Marilyn was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star # 184 and Rainbow girls where she was also a mother advisor.
She was a member of the Dunston Grange and York Pomona Grange.
A longtime member, secretary and Sunday School teacher of the North Saco Congregational church of Saco, UCC.
Marilyn enjoyed working the Hunters Breakfast for the North Saco church, sewing and decorating wedding cakes.
She is predeceased by her husband Marland Milliken in 2004.
Survivors include 3 sons Paul Milliken and wife Karen, Greg Milliken and wife Gloria, and Ben Milliken and wife Katherine all of Saco, a brother James Leary of Saco and a sister Marjorie Stanton of Richmond, 6 grandchildren Courtney, Todd, Ashley, Blake, Everett, and John Michael and 3 great grandchildren Lilly, Kiera and Kylie.