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Sutton Memorial Home
Wednesday April 7th, 2021
10:00am - 11:00am

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Funeral Service

Sutton Memorial Home
Wednesday April 7th, 2021

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Marilyn Jean Black-Malmberg

Marilyn Jean Black-Malmberg, 80, of Taylorville passed away on Saturday, April 3, 2021 at 7:05 a.m. at her residence in Taylorville, IL. She was born on November 6, 1940 in Aurora, IL the daughter of William F. and Alma Mae (Weaver) Black. She worked in sales and marketing until her retirement.   

She is survived by her Daughters: Shari Lyn Sutherland of Springfield, IL; Monday Malmberg-Johnson of Palm Harbor FL; Sons: Anthony Vincent Chiavaro II and Janet-Baker Chiavaro of Taylorville, IL and Morgan (Sherilyn) Malmberg of Springfield, IL; Grandchildren: Grant M. Malmberg, Adam L. Johnson, Carlee Mae Malmberg; Great-Grandchildren: Hannah K. Johnson and Aria F. Johnson; Sister-in-law: Peggy Black. Survived by Nephews: Robert Black, Tim Black, Glenn Black and Niece: Melissa Black-Hill. Her best lifelong friends: Sharon Younker, George Newberry, her much loved care giver Marta Banks and her beloved nephew Collin Shoemaker. She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers: Robert Black and James F. Black.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Funeral service will be held immediately following the visitation starting at 11:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Pastor Bob Turner officiating. Burial will be at Oak Grove Cemetery in Herrick, IL.

Memorials may be made to the wishes of the family C/O: Sutton Memorial Home 327 N. Clay St. Taylorville, IL 62568.  

Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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As one of her high school classmates, I have many fond memories of Marilyn. She was a delightful person and good friend for so many of us. Rest In Peace.

Lloyd Davis Apr 6 2021 12:00 AM

I grew up with Marilyn and went to school with her. Saw her a few years ago when I visited T'ville. She was doing OK then and when I heard she was ill, last month, I was sadden. Another friend has passed on. RIP Marilyn.

Dick Pigati
Greenwood, IN

Dick Pigati Apr 6 2021 12:00 AM

I have so many good memories. Marilyn love to play pool and go to tournaments together. Connie Dickey, Edwina, Marilyn and I have many memories. Even after I moved away we always kept in touch. Rest In Peace my dear friend.

Linda Bouvet Apr 5 2021 12:00 AM