Marilyn M. McElroy

SALEM – Marilyn M. McElroy, 77, of Salem, died at 6:20 a.m. at the Hospice House in Poland.

She was born Sept. 4, 1935 in East Liverpool, a daughter of the late Charles and Edna Irene (Willhelm) Griffith.

She was a senior aide in the government program with low income for seniors, for 12 years, retiring in 1998. She was a 1953 graduate of East Liverpool High School.

Survivors include her two sons, Terry (Karen) McElroy of Leetonia and Rick (Cheryl) McElroy of Salem; a sister, Peggy Erwin of East Liverpool; three brothers, John Griffith of Erie, Pa., William Griffith of North Carolina, and Robert Griffith of Morgantown, W.Va.; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Her parents preceded her in death.

Private services will be held. Calling hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market St., Youngstown, Ohio 44512.

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