Marilyn S. Lindell, 87, of 33 Erlfrd Drive, Lakewood, died Tuesday May 21, 2013, in her home.
She was born July 14, 1925, in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Herbert and Candace Peterson Schow.
Marilyn was an integral part in establishing Arro Tool and Die with her hus-band, and she also worked with various local accoun-tants for several years. For the past 28 years, she was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church and previously was a member of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church for 30 years. Marilyn enjoyed baking and getting together with her knit club. Her greatest joy was being grandma.
Surviving are three sons: James (Lois) Lindell of Lakewood; Jack (Nanci) Lindell of Oscoda, Mich.; and Jeffrey (Debra) Lindell, of Lakewood; six grandchildren: James E. (Janet) Lindell and Jared (Gretchen) Lindell, both of Lakewood; Jason (Kristy) Lindell and Jocelin Lindell, both of Michigan; Jaime Lindell of Boston, Mass.; and Jay R. Lindell of Virginia; five great-gran-dchildren: Callie, Andrew, Tyler, Micah and Noah, all of Lakewood; and a brother-in-law, Dennis Lindell, of Oklahoma City.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, J. Roger Lindell, whom she married July 3, 1946, and who died Dec. 21. 1998.
The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday in Bethel Lutheran Church. The Rev. Timothy J. Hoyer, pastor of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, will officiate.
Burial will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends following the service in Gustafson Hall in the church.
Memorials may be made to Bethel Lutheran Church 904 W. Third St., James-town, NY 14701; or Gloria Dei Lutheran Church 35 W. Fairmount Ave., Lakewood, NY 14750.