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Meet Marilyn

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Life of the Party, Baker, Champion Sharpshooter

Marilyn chose to post with a roller skate here to capture her spirit of adventure and show that she is willing to try anything once


Best Known As: A generous family person and social butterfly

Also Known As: Mrs. Sweet Tooth, working at Calaway Park to bake all their fudge and candied apples (alongside daughter Lisa). She also did an annual cameo as Chinook Centre’s Mrs. Santa Clause for 10 years running.

Milestones: A competitive sharpshooter who won many championships. At that time, she was the only female on the team

Side Talents: Being involved with her daughters in all their artistic adventures and making their costumes by hand 

Interests: Music, singing, camping, being outdoors

Grew Up: On a farm near Ponoka and riding horses, hence her motto, “work hard, play hard”