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Marla K. McWilliams, 60, of Rockford passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2018. Born on September 23, 1957, in Rockford, the daughter of Harry and Inez (Adolphson) Davis. Graduate of East High School, Class of 1975. Marla married Mike McWilliams on October 27, 1990. She worked for Barber Coleman for over 16 years and ran an in home daycare. Marla loved to read, play on the computer, and talk with her friends.
Survived by her husband, Mike; children, Sarah and Bradley; step-children, Katie, Tim and Jeff (Ashley); grandson, Jason; and siblings, Ray (Darlene) Davis, Donna (Walt) Boothe, and Curt (Donna) Davis. Predeceased by her parents; and sister, Janice Brustad. The family would like thank Dr. Michael McCarthy, Dr. Mark Zarnke, Dr. Abdullah Altayeh and their staff and Mercyhealth in Home Hospice.
Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001 2nd Ave, Rockford. Visitation will be held from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. prior to the service in the chapel.

Condolences & Shared Memories (10)

  1. Lori Mahan

    Sorry for your loss Mike

  2. John McWilliams

    Mike and family, so sorry for your loss of wife and mother. May she rest in peace. You are in our prayers.

  3. Heather (Hancock) Real

    My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  4. Cathy and Ray Schoon

    We are so very sorry for your loss.

  5. Julie Engelsen Nelson

    Mike, So very sorry for your loss, sending hugs and prayers to you and your family

  6. Sheilah Trigg

    I send condolences to the family and pray for the ministering of the Holy Spirit to grant each of you His peace, strength and comfort as you go through this trying time.

  7. Susie McWilliams

    Marla, you were one of the most kindest, loving, God loving souls I have ever met. I will miss our chats and friendship. My heart is heavy, but I know you are spending time with God and your family. Please know there is a little piece of your spirit that lives on in your husband and children and for that we are grateful! Love you, my friend

  8. Wendy Dahle

    My deepest sympathies to the McWilliams family

  9. Mike & Mindy Stuhr

    May you be at peace now R.I.P Marla. Sending prayers to the McWilliams family and hugs😢 she was such a awesome lady..

  10. Sandra Whitmire

    Marla will be deeply missed. She always had a bright smile and a great sense of humor. May she now rest in peace.

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