Marilyn R. Hine, 85 of Ithaca ,NY died after an extended illness at the Elderwood Facility in Walverly, NY
Born December 12, 1931 in Warren, NY, she was the daughter of the late Arthur J. and Dorothy Edwards Wells.
Having been a lifelong resident of the area, she had been employed for 30 years with Cornell University.
She is survived by her daughters, Marla (Herb) Barnhart and Patricia (Dean) Smith, grandaughter's Melissa (Tom) Robertson, Jessica (Cubby) Burk, Bambi (Aaron) Sousa and Abby Bench as well as 4 great grandchildren She is also survived by her brothers, Gerald (Beverly) Wells, Richard (Bernie) Wells, David (Jane) Wells, Willis (Patricia) Wells. Her soul mate, John Brown and sister in law Meredith Wells survive her as well. Besides her parents she was predeceased by her husband LaVerne (Jiggs) Hine and her brother, Donald Wells.
As per Marilyn's wishes, graveside services will be at Willow Glen Cemetery at a later date. Arrangements are under the care of Zirbel Funeral Home 115 Williams St., Groton