Marilyn E. Coxwell
Marilyn Coxwell, of Manhattan, Kansas, passed away suddenly on Thursday, August 23, 2012, at the Kansas Heart Hospital in Wichita, Kansas.
Marilyn was born on July 30, 1934 in Ashland, Kansas, the daughter of Earl and Alice (Hopingardner) Boren. She spent most of her childhood in Laverne, Oklahoma, where she graduated from Laverne High School.
On August 15, 1954 she was united in marriage to Budd Proctor. To this union four children were born: Debra, Geene, Kevan, and Lynda.
Marilyn married Stan Coxwell in Booker, Texas on July 18, 1981.
She was retired from Northern Natural Gas Company in Beaver, Oklahoma and Kansas State Student Union in Manhattan, Kansas.
Marilyn was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
She is survived by her children: Debra (Jim) Bazzelle, of Wichita, Kansas, Geene (John) Scott, of Omaha, Nebraska, Kevan (Cindy) Proctor, of Manhattan, Kansas, and Lynda (Gary) Bekoalok, of Shaktoolik, Alaska. Additional survivors include her sister, Deloras Baker, of Wichita, Kansas; daughter-in-law, Belinda Proctor, of Manhattan, Kansas and also her many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
Funeral services for Mrs. Coxwell will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at the Living Word Church, 2711 Amherst Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas, with the Pastor Gary Ward officiating. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at the Highland Cemetery in Ashland, Kansas.
The family will greet friends during a visitation from 7:00 until 8:00 p.m. Monday, August 27, 2012 at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home in Manhattan.
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Memorial contributions are suggested the Laverne High School in Laverne, Oklahoma. Contributions may be left in care of the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.