Marilyn Dian Bushong, 82, of Decatur passed away at 6:12 am on Wednesday,
October 12, 2016 at Decatur Memorial Hospital.
She was born in Mt. Vernon, IL in February of 1934, the daughter of Walter and
Norva Gutzler. She moved to Decatur in 1954. She was a member of Faith Baptist
Church. She married Myron Bushong in 1950 and he preceded her in death in 1998.
There will be a family led memorial service on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at
Faith Baptist Church (875 W. Grove Rd., Decatur, IL) at 11:00 am. Visitation will be
one hour before at the church. Private burial will be at Mt. Zion Cemetery. Tanzyus
Logan Funeral Service and Care is assisting the family.
Mrs. Bushong is survived by sons, Stephen (Teena) Bushong of Decatur, IL, and
Derek (Linda) Bushong of Decatur, IL; sisters, Donna Dudley of Hot Springs, AR, and
Jackie Chambliss of Bluford, IL; one brother, Randy Gutzler of Sesser, IL; four
grandchildren, Kelly Baker, Lisa Casey, Nick Bushong and Amber Welton; and six
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
Memorials may be made to Faith Baptist Church or to the Salvation Army.
Please sign the family guestbook at www.TLCelebratingeverylife.com.