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Marilyn A. Ishmael

January 31, 1949 - May 24, 2018

Marilyn A. Ishmael, 69, was called home peacefully on May 24th, surrounded by her family.  She was born in Castries, St. Lucia and spent most of her life in Brooklyn, NY. Marilyn was a real estate broker by occupation and a loving mother and grandmother.

Left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Jacqueline Feagin and her husband Anthony,  Joanne Baratta and her husband Mark, Khaleelah Ishmael Pope and her husband Brandon. Her grandchildren, Samantha and Alexander Feagin, and Jonathan Baratta.

The family would like to acknowledge Ms. Daisy Mortley for her care and support, also thank you to Heartland Hospice, Loving Care, Visiting Nurse Services of New York and the NYU Laura & Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center for their kindness.

In lieu of flowers, family requests memorial contribution be given to NYU Cancer Research at

A visitation will be held on Sunday, June 10th, from 5pm-7pm, Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1801 Baltic Avenue in Virginia Beach.  A funeral service will be held at 11am on Monday, June 11th at St. John the Apostle Church, 1968 Sandbridge Road in Virginia Beach. Altmeyer Funeral Home-Maestas Chapel is handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed to the family below.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, June 10, 2018

Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Maestas Chapel

1801 Baltic Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA 23451

Service Information

Date: Monday, June 11, 2018

Time: 11:00 am


St. John the Apostle Catholic Church

1968 Sandbridge Rd.
Virginia Beach, VA 23456

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