Dorothy G. Marquis, beloved wife of Charles T. Marquis, passed away March 5, 2018, peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family. Dorothy was born on September 25, 1935, in Bristol, CT. She was predeceased by her father Lenwood Greenier, mother Angelique Greenier, and brother Bill Greenier.
Married on November 6, 1954, they shared 63 years together enjoying four children, the focus of their lives. They spent over 30 years at their home in Orleans on Cape Cod. She enjoyed the simpler things in life; gardening, nature, and traveling extensively.
In addition to her husband she leaves her daughter Deborah Nolin and husband Jeffrey, son Charles R. and deceased wife Lynn, son Christopher and wife Sonia, and daughter Dana Pepper and husband Felix. Additionally, she leaves grandchildren Diana, Jeffrey, Christopher, Marissa, Kayla, Jenna, Michael, and Nicholas, as well as great-grandchildren Ethan, Tristan, Mathew, Kourtney, Michael and Asher. She will also be sorely missed by sisters Doris, Aline, and Marie.
Dorothy will be missed by the many lives she touched and her love of making the most of every moment, each day. Donations may be made in Dorothy’s memory to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital www.stjude.org/give/memorials-and-dedications