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Marion Elise Durrant

Marion Elise Durrant, 67 of Fox Lake, Illinois passed away at her home early Friday, December 31, 2021. She was born in Chicago, Illinois at Chicago Lying In Hospital May 17, 1954 to the late Shirley (Blomgren) Smenos and Wilfred Durrant. She was united in marriage to Robert Warner on June 11, 1977 in DeKalb, Illinois while attending Northern Illinois University. They divorced on January 10, 2019 in Lake County, Illinois. Survivors include her ex-husband, Robert Warner and her sons Harrison, Anthony and Grant, brothers Paul, David, and Kenneth Durrant, sister Janice (Durrant) Nicholson, and her good friends June Durrant and Rita Westerfeld. Marion graduated from Rich East High School in Park Forest, Illinois in June, 1972. She graduated from Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois in May, 1976 with a BSN-RN. Marion attended Tree of Life Unitarian Universalist Congregation in McHenry, Illinois. She loved bicycling, cross country skiing, and swimming. She was an exceptional mother for her three sons. Marion followed what her grandfather had once told her, to always leave things better than she found them. She succeeded. A family memorial will be held this Spring in a beautiful area she loved to visit near Wauconda, Illinois. We will always carry your love in our hearts.

Arrangements entrusted to Chicagoland Cremation Options of Schiller Park, Illinois.


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