Marilyn Garton

Garton, Marilyn of St. Thomas passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Thursday, July 18, 2019 in her 86th year. Beloved wife of Bud Garton for over 67 years.  Dear mother of Rhonda Walcarius(Eldon) of Port Burwell, Mike of Lyons, Kelly Rapelje(George) of Sparta and Jay(Tina) of Aylmer.  She will be missed by 7 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.  Sister of William Ross, Robert Ross, Sandra Tichelaar and Betty Moyer.  Predeceased by her daughter-in-law Kim.  Born in Woodstock, Ontario on February 19, 1934, daughter of the late Wallace and Florence(Neive) Ross.  Marilyn enjoyed gardening, reading and especially her time at Long Point with friends and family.  A private family service will be held.  A celebration of Marilyn’s life will be at the Aylmer Legion on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 12pm.  Cremation has taken place. Donations to the Diabetes Association or Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Share memories or condolences at