Marilyn Ann Raffaele

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Marilyn Ann Raffaele, 75, of Lewisburg, passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2013, at Maury Regional Medical Center, with her loving family by her side.

Marilyn was born July 28, 1937, in New York, and was a bookkeeper and housewife. She was a member of the Saint John Women's Club.

Marilyn is survived by her husband of 55 wonderful years, Thomas Raffaele Jr. of Lewisburg; her daughter and son-in-law, Cathy and Gary Marino of Chapel Hill; son and daughter-in-law, Thomas and Martha Raffaele of Tullahoma; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a sister, Patricia Clayton of Queens, N.Y.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 18, at Saint John Catholic Church in Lewisburg, with her funeral to follow at Sunset Park Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made in her name to A Safe Haven for Newborns at

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Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.