Jennifer Ly Gilley of Arlington, VA passed away on October 2, 2018 at Alder Center for Caring in Aldie, VA. She passed away peaceful surrounded by her loved ones. Jenny was the daughter of Ly Minh Duc and Ly Tran Tri, the third of eight children. She was born March 22, 1952 in Vietnam and immigrated to the United States in 1972, gaining her citizenship in 1980.
Jenny worked various jobs throughout her life supporting and raising her two sons. Her passions were spending time with her sons, going out to eat, gardening, shopping, listening to Motown and Tom Jones, and talking on the phone with her family and friends. Jenny also loved bringing joy to others by sharing her love of cooking Chinese and Vietnamese food.
She is survived by her two sons Christopher and Patrick and her seven brothers and sisters (Helen, Sandy, San, Marie, Jack, Larry, and Howard).
Jenny was a kind and loving soul. She was a beautiful human being and a wonderful mother. She overcame much adversity in her life and was a source of strength and joy to everyone that knew her. She will be missed dearly.