July 6, 1928 – July 15, 2018

Marilyn Elaine McKern, age 90, Waite Park, MN, died Sunday July 15, 2018 at Sterling Park Health Care Center, Waite Park, MN.

Graveside Services will be Friday, July 20, 2018 at 11:00 AM at North Star Cemetery, St. Cloud, MN. Funeral arrangements were made by Benson Funeral Home, St. Cloud, MN.

Marilyn was born July 6, 1928 in Decorah, IA to Albert E. and Olga C. (Christenson) Grosz. She married Lester G. Foley on August 12, 1956 at the First Presbyterian Church, St. Cloud, MN. They later divorced. Marilyn married Lynn McKern on January 20, 1974. He died on May 21, 1980. On January 4, 1991 Marilyn married Edmund Stern. He died on December 7, 2004. Marilyn was employed by Donaldson Department Store and had a home baking business.

Survivors include her daughters, Sandra Foley of Parkers Prairie, MN and Sheila Foley of Sauk Centre, MN.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and husbands, Lynn McKern and Edmund Stern.

Memorials are preferred.