Marilynn J. Lynch

Marilynn J. Lynch, of Grand Island passed away on Wednesday, August 8, 2018.
Marilynn was born to Harve and Cora (Van Horn) Scobie.   She attended Franklin Grade School and graduated from Giltner Public Schools.
Following graduation, she attended and graduated from Lincoln School of Commerce in Lincoln and was employed by Standard Reliance Insurance Company.  Later, she moved to Kokomo, Indiana and worked for Findley Insurance Company.  There, Marilynn met and married James R. Lynch and the couple moved to Grand Island.  She was employed for the Hall County Sheriff’s Office for twelve years.  They had one son Ned, who was killed when his own plane crashed in a storm at Goodland, Kansas.
Jim and Marilynn moved to Titusville, Florida to care for Jim’s mother.  After Jim’s passing, Marilynn moved back to Grand Island.
Marilynn was a member of St Anne’s Catholic Church of Doniphan.
Marilynn is survived by her sister, Nadean Hoelck of Grand Island and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jim; son, Ned; parents; sisters, Devonne Humphrey and Elaine Larmore; and brothers, Forest Scobie and Dean Scobie.
Father Don Buhrman will officiate at a private inurnment at a later date.  All Faiths Funeral Home of Grand Island is serving the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent in honor of Ned Lynch, to Grand Island Central Catholic Schools, 1200 Ruby Ave., Grand Island, NE 68803.
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