Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia after the turn of the century the 20th that is . She spent most of her years a a child there and then her family moved to the gloriously historic city of Saint John New Brunswick. That was very traumatic initially but as it turned out it was the best experience of her life.
Marilyn is now retired and living the Dream in the Maritimes with her husband on an acreage in a log cabin. She spends her days in several facets but at present she is writing a book about her memoirs.