Marilyn Joyce (Westermeyer) Klein, 97, passed away peacefully July 28, 2022, surrounded by her loving family. Her immediate family members of children, spouses, grandchildren and great-grandchildren numbered 126. Marilyn will be remembered as a faith-filled woman who was a wonderful family matriarch and friend. She was a loyal parishioner at St. Pius X and later, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Catholic churches in Cedar Rapids. She kept a tidy home and was an excellent cook. Marilyn lovingly enjoyed her family, children, animals, flowers and the piano. She delighted in artistic painting later in life. Those who knew her enjoyed her delightful sense of humor.