Died Monday May 28, 2018 at her residence. Marilyn was born November 25, 1930 in Muskegon, Michigan a daughter of George and Elva (Hamment) Green, Sr. She had been a lifelong Kalamazoo area resident and was employed with the J.C. Kloosterman Company for over 10 years. Marilyn was also a volunteer with Senior Services, Inc. for over 15 years and was a proud recipient of the Star Award for her service. She was preceded in death by her parents; her former husband, Leonard Watson; 3 brothers, Richard, George Jr., and Jerry; and 2 sisters, Jackie and Janet. She is survived by a daughter, Debra Brinneman of Kalamazoo; a son, Kenneth Watson of Galesburg; 3 granddaughters, Tina, Kristina, Kari; 6 great-grandchildren, Abby, Madison, Kaylani, Taylor, Wyatt, and Jaxson; a sister, Mary Smith Gilbert, AZ; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Private services and burial will be held at a later date. There will be no visitation. Memorials may be directed to Senior Services. Arrangements were made by the Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 622 S. Burdick St. www.langelands.com.