Dunnarie Marie Whalen age 48 of Bear Delaware left this world on August 1st 2022. She was born in Chester PA, she resided in Bear DE for 20 years with her partner in life, Michael McCauley previously lived in Boothwyn Pennsylvania. She graduated from Chichester High School Class of 1992 and worked as a nutritionist at Christiana care Newark DE. She loved the beach and her cats, Midnight and O’Malley. She loved being Irish and all things related to Irish especially Irish weekend in Wildwood NJ. She is preceded in death by her partner in life Michael McCauley, her father, Michael D Whalen Sr , her grandparents Barbara and Morris Pierce Sr. Dunnaire is survived by her mother, Doreen Whalen, her brother Michael Whalen Jr, her aunt Kathleen Cannan and cousins, her paternal grandparents, James and Nancy Whalen of Crumpton Maryland. A visitation will be held on Thursday, August 11th, from 2-4PM at the Pagano Funeral Home, 3711 Foulk Rd, Garnet Valley, PA followed by a funeral service at 4PM. Interment will be private. Donations in Dunnarie's memory can be made to Faithful Friends Animal Society (faithfulfriends.us). Online condolences may be made by visiting www.paganofuneralhome.com.