Marilynn J. Dragan, 85, Knightsville, formerly of Mansfield, Ind., passed away Feb. 8, 2012m at Cloverleaf Health Care following an extended illness.
Marilynn was born in Chicago, Ill., July 22, 1926, the daughter of Rocco and Agetha (Jorgunson) Melillo.
She married Andrew Dragan soon after graduating from Fenger High School in 1944.
They spent most of their life in Chicago, and moved to Parke County, Ind., in 1971.
Marilynn spent her life as a homemaker.
She enjoyed cooking, gardening, sewing and was an avid fan of the Chicago Cubs Baseball Team.
Marilynn was preceded in death by her husband in 1999 and a sister Doris Nordstrom.
She is survived by her son Randy Dragan (Mary), Brazil, grandson Christopher Dragan, Chicago, Ill., and granddaughter Jennifer Dragan, Evansville, Ind.
At her request cremation services have been entrusted to Lawson-Miller Chapel.
Visit www.lawson-millerchapel.com to light a candle in her memory.