Elayne Marlett

Elayne Marlett

IRON MOUNTAIN — Elayne Marlett, 95, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Aug. 22, 2019, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain.

Elayne was born on Aug. 4, 1924, in Menominee, daughter of the late Lawrence and Ethel (Bell) England. She was a graduate of Iron Mountain High School. Elayne married Melvin Marlett and together they raised their family in Iron Mountain.

She was an active member of Trinity United Methodist Church and taught Sunday school at the church for many years. Elayne was an excellent homemaker and always the matriarch and caregiver of the family. She took great pride in being a wonderful cook and housekeeper.

Elayne is survived by her son, Larry Marlett of Iron Mountain; grandsons, Joseph and Melvin Marlett; and great-grandchildren, Meredith and Claire.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin; her son and daughter-in-law, James and Sandy Marlett; brothers, Donald, Delbert and Ted England; and a sister, Faye.

Private family services are being held.

Condolences to the family of Elayne Marlett may be expressed online at www.ernashfuneralhomes.com.

The family has entrusted the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home with the arrangements.