Marilyn Louise Sharkey

April 22, 1944 ~ October 12, 2020 (age 76)


Marilyn Louise Sharkey, 76, of Spotsylvania County passed away on Monday, October 12, 2020 at Mary Washington Hospital.

Marilyn worked as a seamstress and also did data entry for Mellon Bank. She loved playing bingo, cards, and spending her free time crafting. Marilyn was also a member of the Pittsburgh Association of the Deaf (PAD).

Survivors include her husband, Clifford Sharkey; son Michael Sharkey (Kim); grandchildren Madison Sharkey, Gabriella Sharkey, and Nichole Sharkey; sister Rosemary Thumpston; nephews Dennis Thumpston and Robert Thumpston; and a neice Rosemary Vojtecky. She was preceded in death by her nephew, Charles Thumpston.  

The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm on Monday, October 19, 2020 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg. A service will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at St. Matthews Catholic Church. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. P.O. Box 50 Memphis Tennessee, 38101.


October 19, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Covenant Funeral Service Chapel Fredericksburg

October 20, 2020

12:30 PM
St. Matthew Catholic Church
8200 Robert E. Lee Drive
Spotsylvania, VA 22551

Burial To Follow Services
October 20, 2020

Oak Hill Cemetery
1902 Plank Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22401

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