March 14, 2019

Born in: Rushville, Nebraska
Resided in: Centennial, Colorado

Marilyn McComber, 77, a 56 year resident of Centennial, Colorado passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019.

She was a member of St. Andrew United Methodist Church, SAUMC Friendship Circle and Sunrise Assisted Living Community.

Marilyn grew up in Rushville, Nebraska.  She was an extraordinary woman who loved her family and God.  She enjoyed sewing, cooking, hiking, spending time with family and volunteering at Church and loved bingo.

Marilyn would like to say: “Remember I am going in death to a better place. Remember me with laughter not tears, happiness not sorrow. But most of all, remember me with love. You have all given me a wonderful life and I hope you will always make this world a better place to live in.”

Marilyn is preceded in death by her parents, Bonnie Ruth Borders and Gerald Ollie Reed.  She is survived by  Donald, husband of 55 years; Kristine and Diana, daughters; Michael, son; Daniel and Richard, sons-in-law; Terran, Jacquelyn, Ridge and Marina, grandchildren; Virginia Moore, sister; nephews, nieces and cousins.

A celebration of her life will be held Monday, April 8, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Andrew United Methodist Church, Highlands Ranch.

In lieu of flowers, you may donate to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Please leave condolences for Marilyn’s family below.


Memorial Service: April 8, 2019 10:00 am

St. Andrew United Methodist Church
9203 S. University Blvd.
Highlands Ranch, Colorado 80126


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  1. I’m so saddened to hear of her passing. She was such a wonderful influence on me growing up, she was a second mother to me. My thoughts and prayers are with her family.

  2. Marilyn was always so pleasant to be with…..she was very brave about her separation….I admired that. I know her family will miss her.

  3. Marilyn was a very kind and good person and a great cousin. I will miss her even though we didn’t see each other much now. we spent a lot of time together as children and high school. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

  4. We just learned of her passing. As a former Rushville resident just wanted the family to know our sympathy is with you. Jerry & Bette Cox

  5. Marilyn was always so friendly and nice to me when we would be in Rushville. Ken has memories all through high school. Healing prayers from Ken and Una

  6. Hi miss marilyn. I did not had a chance to meet you. But I knew you through your beautiful daughter miss Diana. I know that you are celebrating with God. You were an amazing mom because you reflection is in miss Diana. God is with you miss Marilyn.

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