It is with great sadness that the family of Marie A. Lakatosh (nee Desjardins), of Williamsburg, VA, announces her passing on June 28, 2021 after 87 years, she was a loving wife to Donald, Sr. and mother to two children. She served in the military and was a registered nurse for over 20 years.
She is preceded by her parents, Lorenzo and Laura Anne Desjardins and her husband Donald, Sr. Marie will be eternally remembered by her son, Donald, Jr., (Kara) of Knoxville, TN and daughter Laurie Ann of Williamsburg, VA and four grandchildren, Andrew (Dominika) of Atlanta, GA, William (Olivia) of Edgemont, SD, and Emma and Robert of Knoxville, TN and three siblings, Fernande (Rene) Bujold, Hector (Joy) Desjardins, and Harry (Victoria) Desjardins of Canada, and numerous nephews, nieces and cousins.
A Mass and Christian burial will be held Saturday, July 10, 2021 at 10 AM at Gethsemane Cemetery, Reading, PA. The family also is in gratitude to Stitzel Funeral Home in Reading, PA.
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers donations to be made in her name to St. Bede Catholic Church, 3686 Ironbound Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188-2441.