Bilenki, Dolores J.
On August 5th, 2019, Dolores J. Bilenki, loving wife and mother of three, passed away peacefully at the age of 83.
Dolores was born on June 20th, 1936 to Emanuel and Marguerite Burns in Anderson, West Virginia.
Dolores loved to cook and make iced tea for her famiy. She treated her children's friends like family, even going so far as making cream puffs for them. She always made time for her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She loved to watch the Orioles play, The Golden Girls and game shows. Her favorite hobby was tapping her husband Mike on the head "to keep him in line." Her second favorite hobby was crocheting blankets for her family and it would make extremly happy to make them for all of the babies that were born in the family. Dolores also loved to take pictures of her family amassing hundreds of photo albums. In her thirties, she traveled with her family from Nova Scotia to Florida to Wyoming and South Dakota. In her late forties she devolped agoraphobia which kept her in her house until her death.
Dolores was preceded in death by her father Emanuel, her mother Marguerite, sister Shelby and brother Ronnie. She is survived by her husband Mike, her three children Debra and her husband David, Diana and Michael and his wife Tammy, her neice Lisa, ten grandchildren, David, Destiny, Amber, Eddie, Francis, Tiffany, Jeremy, Matt, Michael and Sydney, and twenty-three great grandchildren.
There will only be a private family service, thank you everyone for the outpouring of sympathy and support.
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