MARILYN CREIGHTON

On February 3, 2019 Marilyn Creighton, age 84, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family.

Marilyn was born in Perry, Iowa on August 16, 1934 to Mabel and Leeland Dusing.

Marilyn was active in the community, participating in KCSARC fundraisers, volunteering for the Auburn Symphony Orchestra Gala, and was a past treasurer of Friends of the Auburn Library. Marilyn’s past passion for bowling earned her a place on the Bridgeport, West Virginia bowling alley wall with a 192 average and bowling a 267 game.

She is survived by her husband of 63 years James Alonzo Creighton, her son David (Christy) Creighton, daughter Pamela Johnson, and 7 grandchildren, Eli, Amy, Cody, Alexa, Isabelle, Zachary, and Zander. And her nieces and nephews. She was a treasured friend to many. She is pre-deceased by their oldest son M. Lee Creighton and her older sister Sylvia Mae Church.

Services will be held at the First United Methodist Church in Auburn, WA on Friday, February 8 at 1:00pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to supportmulticare.org.




Talk to us

Please share your story tips by emailing editor@auburn-reporter.com.

To share your opinion for publication, submit a letter through our website https://www.auburn-reporter.com/submit-letter/. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. (We’ll only publish your name and hometown.) Please keep letters to 300 words or less.

More in Obituaries

Jewel Vernella Gilcrease | Obituary

On Friday, June 12, 2020 Jewel Vernella Gilcrease passed away peacefully at… Continue reading

Murray M. Board, Jr. | Obituary

A devoted husband, father and grandfather, Murray passed away at his home… Continue reading

Jeannette Marie Burns
Jeannette Marie Burns | Obituary

Jeannette Marie Burns, a loving wife and mother, passed away July 30,… Continue reading

Luther Lee Hoefert | Obituary

Auburn Real Estate Legend and all-around wonderful husband, father, Bonka (to his… Continue reading

John W. Shape | Obituary

In Loving Memory of John W. Shape, 88, a longtime (46 years)… Continue reading

Ross Edward Elison | Obituary

On May 16th, 2020, Ross Edward Elison, 49, passed away peacefully from… Continue reading

Carol Baker | Obituary

Carol Baker passed away at her home in Auburn, WA on May… Continue reading

Most Read