Marilyn Lavina Keesling Priola, 82, of Bolivar passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019, at Citizens Memorial Health Care Facility in Bolivar.

Marilyn was born July 4, 1936, in Rader to W.F. “Bill” Keesling and Mary Nancy “Mollie” Davis Keesling.  

Marilyn was preceded in death by her parents, as well as her brothers Bill and Jim Keesling and her sister Jean Thorndike.

She is survived by her sister Norma L. Cook and loving children, Debby Claxton and husband Steve, Steve Jameson and wife Tanja, Kerry Hartsoe and Kim Jenkins. Marilyn is also survived by her grandchildren, Amy Webb, Angie McKie, Sara Lemoir, Geno Jameson, Annie Dickerson, Josh Henson, Ben Jenkins and Katie Jenkins, and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. 

A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 29, at Rader Cemetery in Rader.

The family would also like to give a special thanks to Hazel, Amy and the staff of CMH Care Facility for their love and kindness in Marilyn’s final days. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to CMH Hospice or the Rader Cemetery.

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