Marilyn Tonseth

Marilyn Tonseth

Tuesday, November 11th, 1930 Thursday, January 21st, 2021

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Obituary for Marilyn Louise Tonseth

Thomas Henrick Tonseth III
February 25, 1930 – February 21, 2014

Marilyn Louise Tonseth
November 11, 1930 – January 21, 2021

Marilyn graduated from Garden City High School in Garden City, New York. Thomas was a graduate of Woodson Wilson High School in Washington, D.C. He attended American University before graduation from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1952. He led a distinguished career in the U.S. Nuclear Submarine Service. He later retired from IBM.

Thomas was a member of the American Legion Post 42 and the Torch Club. Marilyn was a member of the Women’s Club. The both attended St. John’s Episcopal Church.

They are left behind by 2 daughters, Sharon Tonseth Schildt (widowed) and Martha A. Kerr (widowed), 6 grandchildren, Linda Schildt (deceased), Terry Schildt, Sara Schildt, Dorothy Schildt, Katheryn Einsohn (David) and Wesley Kerr, 6 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren.

A memorial service and interment will be held at a later date at the U.S. Naval Academy.
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