Marlene Garwood, 66, of Gladstone, MO passed away Monday, September 24, 2012 at her residence. She was born June 25, 1946 in Stuart, NE to Raymond Milton and Dorothy Mae (Smith) Garwood. They preceded her in death.
She graduated from Nebraska Christian High School in Central City, NE and recieved her BA in Political Science from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Marlene spent the majority of her working years in New York City for an advertising agency. She was a Christian and member of the Parkville Presbyterian Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Dale and Charles and infant brother, Larry. Survivors include two sisters, Faye Louise Ballagh of Independence, MO and Janet Jean Kliment of Atkinson, NE.
A Memorial Service will be held at the Parkville Presbyterian Church at 3 p.m., Wednesday, October 3, 2012. Burial of the cremated remains will be held this Friday in Atkinson, NE. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Parkville Presbyterian Church. The Meyers Northland Chapel in Parkville has been entrusted with the final arrangements. Memories of Marlene and condolences may be left with the family at www.meyersfuneralchapel.com