Marilynn Kay (Boody) Holmquest

October 20, 1938 ~ October 5, 2019 (age 80)


Marilynn K. Holmquest joined eternal life with husband of 48 years on Oct. 5, 2019.  Marilynn was born in Wildwood, Mich., to Norman and Margaret Boody on Oct. 20, 1938. Marilynn lived in Benson, Ariz., since 1981.  Marilynn worked as a manager at the upper Circle K and a cashier at Safeway for many years in Benson.

Marilynn is preceded in death by her parents Norman and Margaret Boody, her husband, William Bill Holmquest; sisters, Ruth Wickett, Norma Howell, Rena Stephens and brothers Lester and Donald Boody. She is survived by their children Raye Ann Andrews, Deborah J Holmquest, Reuben (Jill) Holmquest, Martin Holmquest, Penni (Jim) Helminger, 15 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Services for Marilynn K. Holmquest will be held at noon Saturday, Oct. 12, at Richardson’s Remembrance Center, Benson.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Humane Society of Arizona or to Disabled American Veterans.

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Celebration of Life
October 12, 2019

12:00 PM
Richardson's Remembrance Center
725 E. 4th Street
Benson, AZ 85602

Graveside Service
October 19, 2019

10:00 AM
High Street Cemetery
Highway 80
Benson, AZ 85602

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