Marilyn S. Valentine (nee Krucke), age 74 of Mentor, passed away February 2, 2021 at LakeWest Medical Center in Willoughby. She was born August 7, 1946 in Cleveland to the late Otto and Leona Krucke.
Marilyn was a retired executive secretary at the Geon Company in Cleveland.
She was a member and past president of the Music Mentors at Mentor High School. She was instrumental in the efforts to bring about the successful creation of the Mentor High School Performing Arts Auditorium.
Marilyn is the loving wife for 52 years of Rick E. Valentine; dearest mother of Barry Valentine and Andrew Valentine; beloved grandmother of Sophie; sister of Joyce and Beverly; sister-in-law of Ronald (Jan) Valentine and Denise Martin; aunt to many nieces and nephews.
The Valentine family will receive family and friends 5:00-7:00 PM Monday at The Abbey, 38011 Euclid Ave., Willoughby (which is located on the grounds of McMahon Coyne Vitantonio Funeral Home). A Funeral Service will follow at 7:00 PM at The Abbey. Casual dress attire please. Masks and social distancing required.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Jeff Monreal Funeral & Cremation Services.