SALEM - Marilyn M. McElroy, age 77, of Salem, died at 6:20 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at the Hospice House in Poland, Ohio. She was born Sept. 4, 1935 in East Liverpool, Ohio, daughter of the late Charles and Edna Irene (Willhelm) Griffith.
Marilyn was a Senior Aide in the government program with Low Income for Seniors, for 12 years, retiring in 1998. She was a 1953 graduate of East Liverpool High School.
Survivors include her two sons, Terry (Karen) McElroy of Leetonia and Rick (Cheryl) McElroy of Salem; a sister, Peggy Erwin of East Liverpool; three brothers, John Griffith of Erie, Pa., William Griffith of North Carolina, and Robert Griffith of Morgantown, W.Va.; 5 grandchildren; and 1 great-grandchild.
Her parents and an infant brother preceded her in death.
Private services will be held. Calling hours will be held from 6-8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market Street, Youngstown, OH 44512.
Marilyn's obituary may be viewed and condolences sent online at www.starkmemorial.com.