Marilyn R. Piland
Marilyn R. Piland, 89, of Lincoln, formerly of Springfield, died at 2:35 pm, Friday, September 6, 2019 at St. Clara’s Manor in Lincoln. She was born on February 25, 1930 in Hutchinson, KS to Walter and Pearl (Rose) Fritzemeier.
She was survived by a daughter, Sue Anne Law of Springfield; son, Terry (Jane) Piland of Rescue, CA; three grandchildren, Sheila Castleberry, Clint (Margie) Law and Emily Piland; ten great grandchildren; five great great grandchildren; one sister, Glenda (Vic) Deacon of California and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Jerry; one sister, Sheryl Fenstad and two brothers, Duane and Ronald Fritzemeier.
Marilyn was a member of Elliott Avenue Baptist Church, a founding member of Enos Park Neighborhood Improvement Association in 1989, Christian Professional Business Women’s Association, Historical Preservation Association, Shalom Neighborhood of Hope, Secretary of the Democrat Party and a devout North end Democrat. She volunteered at Kumler Food Pantry and the Springfield Art Association.
Marilyn retired as a printer from the State Journal Register after 34 years of service.
The family will host a memorial at 1:00 pm, Sunday, September 29, 2019 at Elliott Avenue Baptist Church, 501 W. Elliott Avenue, Springfield.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Elliott Avenue Baptist Church.