Marilynn L. Brown, age 83, of Otsego, MI passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at Life Care Center in Plainwell. She was born December 23, 1933 in Grand Rapids the daughter of Charles and Jeanette (Henry) Lacey. For over 15 years she had worked at Kal-Equip until her retirement in 1987. In her spare time Marilynn enjoyed crocheting, doing word puzzles, watching horse racing, bird watching, and spending time with her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and her dog, Maggie. On December 7, 1951 she married Raymond Brown who passed away in 2013. Surviving are her children, Ray (Char) Brown of Otsego, Len (Terri) Brown of Adrian, Edward (Penny) Brown of Otsego, Cindy (Dennis) Burnham of Kalamazoo, Wendy Evans of Gobles and Robert (Stephanie) Brown of Otsego; 12 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ray; son-in-law, Mike Evans and sisters, Joan and Phyllis. Friends may visit with Marilyn's family from 5-8 P.M., Sunday, May 14, 2017 at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego where a funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Monday, May 15, 2017 with Pastor Jim Collison officiating. Burial will follow at Hicks Cemetery, Watson Township. Contributions in memory of Marilynn may be made to Reverence Home Health & Hospice or to the Lewy Body Dementia Association.