December 25, 2020
Marilyn Mae Smith (Braman) Morris, 88, passed away on December 25 at Heritage Pointe in Warren, Indiana after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s. Marilyn’s family is grateful for the special care she received from Heritage Pointe staff. Marilyn was born in Huntington on March 14, 1932 to the late Erroll B. Smith and Madelyn I. Ulrey. She graduated from Huntington High School in 1950, attended Indiana University in Bloomington and later received her RN degree from IUPU in Fort Wayne. She loved Indiana Hoosier basketball, especially when Coach Bobby Knight was at the helm. Marilyn loved other sports and even tried out for the Fort Wayne Daisies in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. She lovingly raised five children and shared her care with the world while working as a nurse for more than 30 years. She enjoyed living with and caring for her pets and was a lifelong reader. She was a member of Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Huntington. She is survived by her sister, Llorre Smith Wheeler (Kevin), her children, Jeff Braman (Melody) of Fort Wayne, Sandy Braman Boyles (Carey) of Troup, Texas, Karen Braman Foree of Radcliff, Kentucky, David Morris (Caryn) of Mooresville, Indiana and Mark (Heather) Johnson of Warsaw, 11 grandchildren, and 20 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents. Private service only due to COVID. Service will be held Monday January 4, 2021 at Mt. Hope with Father Tony Steinacker officiating. Preferred memorials to the Alzheimer's Association at Alz.org Please sign the online guest book at www.baileylove.com Bailey-Love Mortuary is honored to serve the family of Marilyn Mae Smith (Braman) Morris.
Marilyn Mae Smith (Braman) Morris, 88, passed away on December 25 at Heritage Pointe in Warren, Indiana after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s. Marilyn’s family is grateful for the special care she received from Heritage Pointe staff.... View Obituary & Service Information
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