Marilyn Panke

May 6, 1927March 30, 2018

Marilyn Flinn Panke of Washington, DC, formerly of Scarsdale, NY, passed away on Friday, March 30, 2018. Wife of the late Dr. William F. Panke; mother of sons, William J. and Rev. Msgr. Robert J; and daughters Irene, Joan, Claire, Marianne, Aileen, and their spouses; and grandmother of 6. She is pre-deceased by a brother Robert H. Flinn.

Daughter of the late Irene and Harry T. Flinn, she was born in Brooklyn, NY; attended schools in the Larchmont area and was a graduate of the College of New Rochelle. For many years she was an active and devoted parishioner of Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Scarsdale, NY and Church of the Annunciation in Washington, DC.

Visitation will be held at Church of the Annunciation, 3810 Massachusetts Ave. NW Washington, DC 20016, on Thursday, April 5 from 9:45 AM until Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00AM. Interment will be held at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Valhalla, NY.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Missionaries of Charity, 335 East 145th St. Bronx, NY 10451 or Missionaries of Charity, 2800 Otis St. Washington, DC 20018

Visitation will be held in New York at the Edwin L. Bennett Funeral Homes on Friday April 6, 2018 from 6-8PM. A private graveside service will be held on Saturday April 7, 2018 at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery.


  • Visitation Friday, April 6, 2018
  • Private Graveside Service Saturday, April 7, 2018

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