Virginia Beach resident Marilyn Rose Tenholder Dooley peacefully died in her home on Thursday, June 3, 2021.
Marilyn grew up in Texas and married John Patrick Dooley sixty-five years ago this month. Together they raised eight children: Michael Dooley (deceased), Kelly McMillan, Eileen Kokosinski, Tim Dooley, Patsy Eikenbary, Elle Coleman, Margie Guzik, and Terry Dooley. In addition, she leaves behind her seventeen grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
A funeral Mass will be held Friday, June 11, 2021, at 11 a.m. at St. Nicholas Catholic Church, 712 Little Neck Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23452. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the American Heart Association.