MARILYN SLOCUM LAURER
September 17, 1928 – September 11, 2013
WENDELL – Marilyn Elaine Slocum Laurer, 84, died Wednesday at home surrounded by her family. A native of Susquehanna, PA, she was daughter to the late Harold & Vera Walker Slocum. Marilyn was a kind woman who never got angry, was always smiling and loved her children more than anything. She was preceded in death by siblings, Eudora Slocum Potter, Carlton Slocum, Rosemary Slocum.
She is survived by her beloved husband and best friend of over 59 years; George Joseph Laurer of the home, sons; Craig G. Laurer of Danbury, CT, Mark K. Laurer (Sheree) of Lexington, KY, Jonathan H. Laurer (Tanya) of Chino Hills, CA, daughter; Debra Cook (Robert) of Mebane, NC, brother, Gary Slocum of Endwell, NY, grandchildren, Nigel F. Laurer, Zoe, Jasper H. Laurer, Europa, India, great grandchildren; Xaelia Victoria & Zachary Laurer.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Wake County.
Funeral service 1:30 pm, Friday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel 211 W. Third St., Wendell. Visitation from 12:30- 1:30 pm, prior to the service. Interment, Montlawn Memorial Park.