Marilyn A. Sell

Marilyn A. Sell

Marilyn A. Sell, 82, of Beaver Dam passed away peacefully on Monday, March 25, 2019 at Sylvan Crossings in Beaver Dam.

There will be a memorial gathering at Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home on Monday, April 1, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  A memorial service will follow at the funeral home beginning at 11:00 a.m.  Inurnment will be at St. Peter Cemetery in Beaver Dam.

Marilyn was born the daughter of Stanley A. and Margaret (Sheskey) Polzin on August 4, 1936 in the Town of Westford, Dodge County, Wisconsin.  She was married to Charles Sell in 1956.  Marilyn was a loving mother and raised five children.  Marilyn worked as a dental assistant in Beaver Dam for 12 years and then as a secretary at the City Hall in Beaver Dam for 11 years until she retired.  In retirement, Marilyn loved to travel and spent the winters in Casa Grande, AZ.  She had great artistic talents that were evident in her various paintings, rose maulings, jewelry she made and clothing items she made and altered. Marilyn was a member of the Beaver Dam Country Club and St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Parish where she had been active in the Daughters of Isabella for many years.

Marilyn is survived by her children: Debra Jones of Beaver Dam, Brian Sell of Montello, Jeffrey (Jennifer Hull-Sell) Sell of Beaver Dam, Susan (David) Urbaniak of Neenah, and Janice Sell of Beaver Dam; six grandchildren: Joseph Hamilton, Nathaniel Sell, Jamey (Danielle) Fandrich, Samuel Jones, Olivia Sell, and Isaac Sell; three great-grandchildren: Aiden, Owen, and Lillian; her sister, Cay (Rick) Hatzinger of Phoenix, AZ; two nieces and her long-time companion, Bob Schegetz.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorials may be directed to St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church or Hillside Hospice.

Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is serving the family.  Online condolences may be made to