Marianne Roberta Schilling, age 63 of Coatesville, PA went home to be with the Lord on December 19, 2021 at Brandywine Hospital. Born in West Chester, PA and raised in Newtown Square, PA, Marianne resided for the past 6 years in Coatesville, previously residing in Downingtown, PA. She graduated from Marple Newtown High School, Class of 1977 and worked for Neighborhood Hospice in West Chester as a Certified Nursing Assistant. Marianne was an avid lover of animals. In addition to her parents, James E. Sr. and Anna R. Cooper Dowden, Marianne is preceded in death by her husband, Robert "Bob" Schilling. She is survived by her daughter, Holli Ann Schilling (Stephen Anderson), and brother, Jim Dowden Jr. (Ron Reeves), and 4 grandchildren: Jordyn Anna Rose, Anthony Robert, Elijah Sir, Stevie Grace. Funeral Services and Interment will be held privately. Donations in her memory may be made to Coatesville Kids to College (www.coatesvillekids.org). Online condolences may be made by visiting www.paganofuneralhome.com.