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Marilyn Gale Knapp

February 18, 1952 January 26, 2019
Marilyn Gale Knapp
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Obituary for Marilyn Gale Knapp

Knapp, Marilyn Gale passed away January 26, 2019 in Dallas, TX.

Marilyn was born February 18, 1952 in Yoakum, TX to parents Robert and Pearl Makovy. Her family moved to Seguin, TX shortly after she was born where she graduated from Seguin High School in 1970. She attended Southwestern State University in San Marcos, TX before moving to Dallas in 1972.

She was a loving and proud mom and grandmom and had a smile that would light up a room. She was kind, considerate and nurturing. Marilyn is loved by many and will be missed.
She is survived by her daughters, Claire Patterson and husband, Troy, of Midlothian, TX; Laurie Norrell and husband, Corey, of Sonora, TX; three grandchildren, Kellen Norrell, Gillian Norrell and Jacob Ray Norrell of Sonora, TX; one sister, Joyce Johnston and husband, Eddie, of Seguin, TX. She also leaves behind numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Pearl Makovy.

Pallbearers will be Troy Patterson, Corey Norrell, Kellen Norrell, Eddie Johnston, Aaron Johnston, Patrick Knapp, Ayden Knapp and Armando Banchs.

Marilyn loved gardening so flowers are welcome.

Visitation is 6 – 8 pm, 7:00 pm Rosary, Thursday, January 31, 2019 at Jaynes Memorial Chapel in Duncanville, TX.

Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11:00 am, Friday, February 1, 2019 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Duncanville, TX.

Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the LUNGevity Foundation ( Link provided below.

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6:00 PM 1/31/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/31/2019 8:00:00 PM
Jaynes Memorial Chapel

811 S. Cockrell Hill Road
Duncanville, TX 75137


Jaynes Memorial Chapel
811 S. Cockrell Hill Road Duncanville 75137 TX
United States





11:00 AM 2/1/2019 11:00:00 AM
Holy Spirit Catholic Church

1111 W. Danieldale Road
Duncanville, Texas 75137

Holy Spirit Catholic Church
1111 W. Danieldale Road Duncanville 75137 Texas
United States

Memorial Contribution

LUNGevity - Marilyn Knapp


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