Marilyn A. (Maack) Medina, 86, of Winchester died on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at Cheshire Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Keene. She passed peacefully while sleeping after a period of declining health.
Marilyn was born the daughter of the late Marion (Eastman) and Harry Maack on September 12, 1932 in Natick, MA. She was educated in Massachusetts where she graduated from Sommerville High School class of 1950. Later in Life Marilyn went back to school and graduated from Norwich College with a Bachelors of Art class of 1984.
On December 29, 1963 she exchanged vows with Jose “Joe” I. Medina in a simple service in Troy. Sadly, Joe passed on September 16, 2013 after almost fifty years of marriage.
She worked as a self-employed alcohol and substance abuse counselor for twenty-eight years before retiring in 2010. Prior she had worked in similar roles for Beach Hill Hospital in Dublin, In Style Services in Winchester for twenty years and the Brattleboro Retreat for six years.
Marilyn is survived by her brother, Harry “Tommy” Maack of Hooksett. In addition, she leaves; cousins, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. She is pre-deceased by her sister, Harriet J. Copley in 2010.
In keeping with Marilyn’s wishes there are no calling hours. A private burial for both Marilyn and Joe will be held later. All services are under the care of Cheshire Family Funeral Home and crematories, 46 South Winchester St. Swanzey, NH. 03446. WWW.cheshirefamilyfh.com