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Marilyn Marvin

Marilyn K. Marvin, our beloved mother, grandmother and great ­grandmother died on Tuesday, August 15, 2017. Born to Francis Kelly and Mildred Nelson in Brooklyn, New York on April 21, 1927. Marilyn was raised and educated in Queens and Brooklyn. Marilyn was predeceased by her husband; Bill Marvin. Marilyn and Bill enjoyed 56 years of marriage.

A lover of all good things in life, but most of all her family. She is survived by her five daughters: Kathryn Jabour and her husband Joseph, Nancy Ames, Jayne Molly and her husband Marty, and Marilyn (Fran) Gallagher and her husband John, all of Troy, Connie Thibodeau and her husband Marc, of Andover MA., her fourteen loving grandchildren: Jack Reetz (Paula), Kelly Pramberger (Derek), William Jabour (Katie), Michael  Ames (Jessica), Matthew Ames (Julie Ortman), Daniel Ames, Tara Martin (George), Eileen Molloy (Christopher Crivello), Joseph, Bridget, Jimmy and Kerri Thibodeau, Thomas Gallagher (Kourtney), and Mary Gallagher (Ryan Parker), her ten great­ grandchildren: Jack, Owen and Collin Reetz, Luis Pramberger, Easton and Jacob Ames, Royal Ames, George and Patrick Martin, and Annie Gallagher, her sister Lois Dougherty, her brother in law Robert Marvin, her sister in law Marilyn Fitzpatrick, also survived by several nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Mass at Our Lady of Victory Church, North Lake Avenue, Troy on Friday August 18, 2017 at 12:30. Private burial will follow the Mass. The family will receive visitors from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at church prior to mass. In lieu of flowers, donations in Marilyn’s memory may be made to Eddy Heritage House, Activities Fund 2920 Tibbits Avenue, Troy, NY 12182.

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So sorry about your mother, Nancy.

Kate Miller Aug 18 2017 12:00 AM

My dear cousins we are so sorry for your lost, your mother was a wonderful women and very special to me growing up . Her strength and warm heart I will always look to . Our hearts are with you all much love Kathy & Richie

Katherine & Richard DeChiaro Aug 16 2017 12:00 AM