Marilyn (Marna Erb) Collings was born in Winchester, MA and attended the Medford, MA public schools. She raised three children as a single mother and attended the Northeast Police Academy in 1986 and began her Criminal Justice Career as a Reserve Police Officer in Tewksbury, MA. She retired from the Loss Prevention Field after working for J.C. Penny in Newington, N.H. as the Loss Prevention Manager for 15 years.
She leaves her husband of 24 years Norman along with her three children, Colin, Nancy and Mark and Many grandchildren. She was a loving devoted mother and daughter who always put others needs above her own. She loved all animals and to go bargain hunting whenever possible.
She died after fighting a courageous battle against COPD for many years
At Marilyn's request in lieu of flowers please make a donation to the Saint Charles Children's Home 19 Grant Street, Rochester, NH 03867