Mrs. Marilyn L. Austin-Ling (also known as W.R. Austin) died unexpectedly in Augusta University Medical Center on December 21, 2016 in Augusta, GA.at the age of 80.
Marilyn is survived by her life partner, Kari Ling of N. Augusta, SC; mother-in-law, Geraldine Ling of Hopkins, SC; brother-in-law, Gene Ling and wife, Heather Ling of Hopkins, SC and nieces & nephews from Columbia, SC & Atlanta, GA.
Marilyn was born on June 14, 1936 in Lowell, Mass. to Harold & Mary Austin. She served in the U.S. Army in the Criminal Investigations Division, followed by a career as a manager in the armored car division at Wells Fargo Bank. She married Kari Ling on November 11, 2006. Marilyn served as the Chair of the Building & Grounds Committee at Metropolitan Community Church of Our Redeemer.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held 11AM Saturday December 31, 2016 at the Metropolitan Community Church of Our Redeemer. Reverend Rick Rhen-Sosbe will officiate the ceremony. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Marilyn’s life. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Metropolitan Community Church of Our Redeemer’s ,557 Greene St., Augusta, GA 30901 stained-glass window fund in memory of Marilyn Austin-LingPrint Obituary & Condolences