Marilyn C. Baird, age 80, passed away Thursday, June 13, 2019, at her home in Globe, Ariz., with her daughter and sister at her side.
Marilyn Colleen Baird was born May 11, 1939, to Damon and Irene (Bruce) Michael in Ogalala, Neb. She was one of 10 children.
Marilyn married George Baird on August 20, 1957. From this union, they had three children.
She moved with her family to Torrington in 1957. She was a stay at home mom for several years babysitting several children until 1974, when she went to work for the school district. She worked several jobs until 2006, when she retired. Marilyn lived with her daughter, her niece and finally, moved to Arizona and lived with her sister.
She is survived by her son Perry (Bobby Jo) of Torrington; daughter Brenda Schreiner of Estes Park, Colo.; daughter Linda Herbin (Jerry) of Rock Springs, Wyo.; granddaughter Katherine Licking (Ernie); grandsons Troy Gladson (Davina), Travis Herbin, Jebidiah Stipe, Zachary Stipe (Nikole), and Joshua Stipe; along with 18 great-grandchildren.
She is also survived by her brother Milton, her sisters, June Schuler, Anne Powers, Betty Jo Reynolds and husband, Don, and sister-in-law, Betty Michael, along with numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband George, siblings Jean, Richard, Beverly, Donny and baby Darrell.
She will be remembered lovingly for her bubbly personality (and her “bling”) and by everyone she knew.
A memorial will be held at a future date.