Our beloved wife, mom, grandma, great-grandma, sister, and aunt, Marilyn T. Rackham, age 66, passed away suddenly Friday, January 20, 2023 at McKay-Dee Hospital in Ogden. She was born May 29, 1956 in Ogden, Utah to Melvin Ernest and Janet Bernice Checketts Turner. She grew up in Ogden and graduated from Ogden High School.
Marilyn married Jesse Edward Stone and they were later divorced. She married Roscal “Ross” Paul Rackham on January 12, 1990. They were later sealed for time and all eternity.
She enjoyed cross-stitching, reading, and her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Marilyn is survived by her husband, Ross; daughter, Jenny (Shane) Robinson of Ogden; son, Matthew (Melissa) Rackham; 12 grandchildren, Jonathon, Jordyn, Zoee, Joshton, Jennikkah, Jessiccah, Christopher, Austin, Logan, Peyton, Jaxon, and Kayden; and 1great-granddaughter, Addylinn; two sisters, Jan (Brian) Warren and Natalie Budge; and eight nephews and five nieces. She was preceded in death by her son, Tracy; great-grandson, Daman; parents; brother-in-law, Scott Budge; and nephew, Kyle Budge.
Graveside services will be held on Friday, February 3, 2023 at 2 p.m. at Lindquist’s Washington Heights Memorial Park, 4500 Washington Blvd. Friends may visit with family on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at Lindquist’s Ogden Mortuary, 3408 Washington Blvd.
The family would like to thank the staff at McKay-Dee Hospital for the loving care they gave Marilyn.