Marilyn B. Stringham
MARILYN BLANCHE (YOUNG) STRINGHAM
NATICK: Marilyn Blanche (Young) Stringham, 84, died peacefully on Friday, July 6, 2018 following a period of declining health.
She was born in Somerville the daughter of the late Simeon Young and Sarah (Harris) Young.
Marilyn was the beloved wife for 65 years of William R. “Bill” Stringham, Jr. of Natick. Loving mother of Linda Stringham and her husband John Serrer of Seymour, CT; William R. Stringham, III of Natick; Barbara Stringham and her husband Arturo Ramirez of Putnam, CT and Susan McNamara and her husband John McNamara of Hopedale. Cherished grandmother of David DeLorie of Portland, OR and Killian McNamara of Hopedale. Sister of Barbara McJunkins of Greenville, SC and the late Maisy; Ginny; Marie; Bill; Arthur and Richard. Sister-in-law of Dora Young; Eileen Young and Joan Young and the late Gino and Benny. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Marilyn has been a resident of Natick for over 55 years and spent her formative years in Somerville where she attended school. For several years, she was associated as a Housekeeper with the Holiday Inn in Natick before retiring. She and her husband Bill enjoyed many evenings together playing Bingo in the Metrowest area. She was an avid reader, loved to listen to music of all varieties and time spent with her family.
She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother to her family and will be fondly remembered by them and all who had the pleasure to know Marilyn.
Visitations will be held on Thursday, July 12, 2018 from 10:00 to 11:45 am followed by a funeral service at 12:00 noon at the John C. Bryant Funeral Home, 56 Pemberton Road (off Rte. 30), Cochituate Village, Wayland.
Private family interment will be held at a later date in the Stringham family lot in St. Patrick Cemetery, Natick.
In lieu of flowers, her family kindly suggests that memorial gifts in Marilyn’s memory may be sent to the Salvation Army, 35-45 Concord St, Framingham, MA 01702.