Shirley M. Marik, 90, of Rockford, passed away on January 19, 2017 in Phoenix, AZ. Born April 1 ,1926 in Beloit, WI, daughter of Charles A. and Edna (Toelle) Smith. She married Charles A. Marik, February 16, 1946 in Santa Monica, CA. He predeceased her in Rockford Nov. 4, 1999. Member of the Unitarian Universalist Church.
Survivors include daughters, Cheryl (Bruce) Toman, and Jennifer Marik; sons, David (Nancy) and Dennis; grandchildren, Michelle and Joel; 6 great grandchildren; and brother, Charles W. Smith. Predeceased by granddaughter, Jill.
A private family burial in Scandinavian Cemetery. Memorials may be made to D.A.R. Rockford Chapter, 1776 D. Street NW, Washington, DC 20006. Arrangements by Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Ltd. To share a memory or send an online condolence, visit olsonfh.com