SPRINGFIELD, IL – Marilyn M. Karpowich, 76 of Springfield died Friday, August 20, 2010 at her home. She was born October 13, 1933 in Springfield, the daughter of Henry and Marie Roy Buckhold. She was preceded in death by her parents; 1 sister, Beulah Buckhold and 2 brothers, Henry and John Buckhold.
She is survived by 4 daughters, Debbie (husband: Greg) Helms of Springfield, Diane Franklin of Riverton, Darlene (husband: Rollie) Dennison of Riverton, and Donna Kennedy of Springfield, 1 son, Robert Karpowich of Springfield, 11 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren and 1 nephew; John Buckhold.
Marilyn retired after 27 years from the State of Illinois as a Taxpayer Assistant. She loved to read and spend time with her grandchildren. She was a good cook and loved monkeys.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, August 24, 2010 at Camp Butler National Cemetery with Reverend Rollie Dennison officiating.
Memorials may be made to the Dennison Family Legal Fund.
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