Marilyn Amelia Gerspacher 1938-2021
Last updated 2/18/2021 at 2:55pm
Marilyn Amelia Gerspacher passed away Feb. 7, 2021, at Providence Hospital in Everett from cancer. She was born Nov. 23, 1938, in Seattle to August and Mary Ladwig.
She was raised and attended school in Seattle, and was an active member of her Girl Scout troop throughout her youth. Upon graduating from Roosevelt High School, she attended Western Washington State College (now University) and earned her bachelor's degree in elementary education in 1961.
While attending Western she met Patrick Gerspacher, and they married in 1961. Marilyn taught in the Highline and Edmonds school districts bef...