Pezzente, Marilyn J., Freeland, Michigan

Beloved mother and grandmother passed away Thursday, December 24, 2009 surrounded by her family. Age 77 years.   Marilyn was born September 9, 1932 in Saginaw, Michigan. She was the oldest child of the late Joseph C. and Gertrude H. (Albosta) Doyle. She leaves to cherish her memory two daughters, Kathleen Tinglan (Dole) and her husband Donald of Saginaw; Corrine Pezzente and her partner Natalie Davis of Capitan, New Mexico; two grandsons, Chris (MaryJo) Nickerson, Shane (Angela) Nickerson; a granddaughter, Jennifer Thomas; her brother, Thomas Doyle and his wife Marilyn of East Tawas; several great-grandchildren, relatives and friends.  Marilyn was preceded in death by her son Scott Thomas in 2006. Marilyn loved the years she spent living in Connecticut and enjoyed playing Bingo and socializing with friends.  A gathering for family and friends will take place Wednesday, December 30, 2009 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty). Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the charity of your choice.