Passed away peacefully Friday morning December 7, 2018. Marilyn was born October 3, 1931 in Elwood, Indiana a daughter of Weaver B. and Mabel (Sohn) Austin. She had been a Kalamazoo area resident most of her life. Marilyn was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, John Grady on February 24, 2008; an infant son, John Grady; and 2 brothers, Bob and William. She is survived by 2 children, Betty Grady of Kalamazoo and Kenneth Grady of Cincinnati, OH; and several nieces and nephews. Services will be held 11 o'clock Saturday, December 15th at the Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Westside Chapel, 3926 South 9th St. Visitation will be 3-6pm Friday at the chapel. Interment will be in Mt. Ever-Rest Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to S.P.C.A. Please visit Marilyn's personalized webpage for directions, online guestbook, or to leave a condolence. www.langelands.com.