Marilyn Counsell 2/25/1930 to 9/29/2018
Mother of Clifford Lee Counsell of Asheville, NC, Mother-in-law of
Lenore Catherine Counsell (Fitzgerald), Grandmother of Scott Lee
Counsell of Charlotte, NC, Pamela May Brunger, Great-Grandmother of
Caleb & Nathan Brunger. Marilyn was born in Chicago to Genevieve Agnes
Thorwaldsen (Fowler), (b-4/25/1909 d-1/7/2003) and Russell Howard
Thorwaldsen (b-4/18/1907 d-6/24/1961). Stepdaughter of Karl Edwin
Swangren (b-7/5/1907 d-9/6/1994). Employee of Illinois Bell, retired in
- Longtime resident of Elmhurst’s South Parkside until her
transition to Beacon Hill Senior Living in Lombard in October, 2013.
Dedicated volunteer of Salvation Army in Oakbrook Terrace, IL. Hobbies
included crochet & knitting, cooking: the best enchiladas, shrimp
tempura. She loved to travel & shared that joy with family & friends;
Mexico and the Caribbean with Cliff, China & Thailand with Scott & Pam.
Services and Interment private. Arrangements by Steuerle Funeral Home
Guest Book: http://www.legacy.com/link.asp?i=gb000190363768