Marilyn Jean Willson, 88, of Shelton, WA died at her home on Tuesday, April 23, 2013. Marilyn was born on July 12, 1924 to Paul and Helen (Rees) Gehring in Quincy, Illinois. In June of 1951, she married Jack Willson in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Marilyn was a school teacher. She is survived by her sons, Roger Willson, Olympia and Larry Willson, Placitas, NM; brothers, Russel Gehring, Kissimmee, FL and Bob Gehring, Qunicy, IL; sister, Janet Coe of Springfield, IL, four grandchildren and three great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by husband Jack and daughter Keilani Brandon. Inurnment will take place at Tahoma National Cemetery in Kent, WA at a later date. The family was served by McComb Funeral Home.