Marilyn H. Jacobson-Naggy

by | Feb 5, 2021 | Obituaries

Virginia Beach—Marilyn H. Jacobson Naggy of Virginia Beach, passed away on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at Colonial Health and Rehab (formerly Windermere) in Virginia Beach.

She was born in St. Louis, Missouri. Marilyn was predeceased by her first husband, Howard H. Jacobson, and her parents, Roy Haas and Edith Bowman Haas.

She is survived by her husband, Robert J. Naggy “Bob” of First Colonial Inn, her step-children, Elizabeth Reese (Bert) James Naggy (Kristina), Emily Clark (Jessie), and a host of step-grandchildren and step-great grandchildren.

Marilyn was a graduate of Boston University majoring in Commercial Art. After a successful career as a commercial artist, she and her late husband Howard started Travel Enterprise, a travel agency specializing in casino junkets. She was a Virginia representative of Harrah’s Casinos covering Atlantic City, Las Vegas, Reno, and Laughlin, Nevada. After Howard’s death, she continued to run the business until her retirement.

Marilyn enjoyed figure skating and ballet, as well as all forms of art and music. She also loved going to the beach and boating with Bob on the Chesapeake Bay on their boat, “Let It Ride.”

Lastly, she was passionate about animals and loved them all. She will be missed by her beloved “Maggie” her sweet Carin Terrier.
Due to COVID 19, Marilyn’s celebration of life will be at a later date.

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Donations to the Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad at Station 8, 1201 Bayne Dr. Virginia Beach, VA 23454.