Marilyn M. Shaver, 83, North Manchester, passed away April 20, 2021, at Peabody Healthcare Center in North Manchester. One of three children, Marilyn was born June 10, 1937, in Evanston, Ill. She was the daughter of Clarence Huston and Hazel Elanor (Dahlstrom) Shaver.
After graduating from New Trier High School, Winnetka, Ill., in 1955, Marilyn went on to further her education. She graduated from State University of Iowa with a degree in nursing and went on to graduate with a Master’s Degree in Nursing Psychology from University of California. Marilyn dedicated her life to helping and teaching others the art and skill of being an outstanding nurse. For many years, Marilyn was an Instructor of Nursing at Harper College, Palatine, Illinois. After retiring, Marilyn moved to Albion, and lived there for many years before moving to Peabody Senior Living in North Manchester.
The loving memory of Marilyn M. Shaver will be forever cherished by her sister, Elaine Shaver, Highland Park, Ill.; many nieces and nephews; and all of her former students, colleagues, and those she helped as a nurse. Marilyn was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Hazel Shaver; and brother, Thomas Ronald Shaver, who passed away March 30, 2021.
At the final request of Marilyn, no services will be held.
The family of Marilyn M. Shaver has entrusted McKee Mortuary with final arrangements.