Marilyn C. Dube
Marilyn C. Dube
  • July 2, 1936 - October 3, 2016
  • Fairhaven, Massachusetts

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Marilyn C. (Gallagher) Dube, age 80, of Fairhaven, passed away Monday, October 3, 2016 in Rhode Island Hospital. She was the wife of the late Frederic A. Dube.

Born in Fairhaven, the daughter of the late James and Bella (Lussier) Gallagher, she was a lifelong town resident. In her youth, Mrs. Dube was employed at the former Mutter Pearls and Gerbers Jewelry in New Bedford.

A talented artist, Mrs. Dube enjoyed cake decorating, painting, sewing and knitting. She was a former member of the Lioness Club in New Bedford and the American Kennel Club.

She is survived by her three children: Suzan Oliveira and her husband Tom of Dartmouth, Michael A. Dube and his girlfriend Dorine Smith of Acushnet and Jeriann G. Jeffries and her husband Bill of Bartlett, TN; three grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, several step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was also the sister of the late Alfred Gallagher.

Her funeral will be held on Friday, October 7, 2016 at 8:30am from the WARING-SULLIVAN HOME OF MEMORIAL TRIBUTE AT FAIRLAWN 180 Washington St., Fairhaven followed by her Funeral Mass at 10am in St. Anthony's Church, 22 Barstow St., Mattapoisett. Visiting hours will be Thursday, from 2 to 4PM & 7 to 9PM. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in her honor may be made to the American Heart Association 20 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. Burial will be in St. Anthony's Cemetery, Mattapoisett. To send a tribute or for directions please visit: