Marilyn Laramy, resident of Ponca City, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, August, 24, 2020. She was 87 years old. A memorial ceremony will be held at 10:00am at First Lutheran Church on Friday, August 28, 2020.
Marilyn was born on March 22, 1933 in Plum City, Wisconsin to her parents, Harry and Lila Haglund. She graduated from Plum City High School and continued her education to receive a Bachelor's degree in Education from the University of Wisconsin at River Falls. On June 26, 1954, Marilyn married Richard Laramy at Sabylund Lutheran Church in Stockholm, Wisconsin. Marilyn and Richard were long time active members of their beloved church home, First Lutheran Church in Ponca City, where Marilyn served with the LWML for many happy years including a term as District President.
She will always be remembered by her family as a loving, caring wife and mother; the foundation of the family. She will be greatly missed by all, but we take great comfort that she is now with her husband, daughter and Lord and Savior.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Laramy, daughter, JoAnna Higgins, and her parents, Harry and Lila Haglund.
Survivors include her sons, Jay Laramy and wife Joni of Ponca City, OK and Troy Laramy and wife Jill of Colorado Springs, CO, sisters, Bonnie Gilles and Lavonne Gullickson, grandchildren, Christy, Holly, Cade, Destiny, Bobby, Ben, and Logan, great-grandchildren, Braden, Kaydence, Kaybri, Jhett, and Lettie, and great-greatgrandchildren, Leah and Easton Denney.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to First Lutheran Church in Ponca City or the Lutheran Women's Missionary League (LWML).
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Trout Funeral Home & Crematory.