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Marilynn Strouse

September 9, 1937 — May 11, 2021

On Tuesday May 11, 2021, Marilynn J. (Fort) Strouse, age 83, went to meet her Lord and Savior.

She is survived by her husband Harold of 67 years. Two sisters: Linda (Andy) Quigley and Joyce (Rick) Laplow. Seven children: Shery (Clifford) Beck, Marc (Vicki) Strouse, Sue Hagle, Kendal Strouse, Philip Strouse, Dawn Strouse, and Maria Philips. Twenty plus grandchildren. Twenty plus great-grandchildren. And one plus great-great-grandchildren.

She was a wonderful wife and awesome mom and grandma. She loved singing and playing her harmonica. She will be missed by many. We would like to give a special thank you to Deb Weaver and hospice care.

A Celebration of Marilynn's Life will take place Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 3:00 pm at 2538 N. Manistee River Rd., Grayling, MI 49738. Condolences can be shared with family at

Arrangements entrusted to Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home.

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