Marilyn Cherrington Horvath (Mrs. E.A. Horvath), 82, of Highland, Utah formerly of Midland, Texas passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 16, 2014. She was born July 25, 1932 in Bountiful, Utah to Kenneth F, Cherrington and Hannah Dean Haycock.\n\nShe was raised in Ogden, Utah where she graduated from Ogden High School. After a short stint at Weber State University she met her husband, Edward A. Horvath at Hill Air Force Base. They were married October 16, 1954. Together they had two children, Jeffrey and Jeanne.\n\nMarilyn and Edward moved to Midland, Texas in 1959 where they raised their children and lived for fifty years.\n\nMarilyn loved being a Texan and enjoyed the warmth of Texas where it allowed her to enjoy tennis and long walks. Tennis was a big part of her life and she very much enjoyed her weekly matches. She was also an excellent seamstress and made many beautiful quilts.\n\nShe had many loves which included the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, temple service and her local ward members in Texas. She served as a Stake Relief Society President for three years and also spent many hours working on her genealogy which included traveling to Hungary to work on family history.\n\nMarilyn also enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.\n\nShe is preceded in death by her loving husband Edward.\n\nShe is survived by her children; Jeffrey Horvath of Austin Texas, and Jeanne (Ronald) Sanders of Pleasant Grove, Utah., two grandchildren and two great grandchildren.\n\nCondolences may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com.\n\nIn lieu of flowers please donate to the Ann Romney Center for Neurologic Diseases, at www.BWHannromneycenter.org..