Anne Marie Embert
Anne Marie Embert (Chiz) of Wilmington Manor, New Castle, passed away on June 8, 2012 at Christiana Hospital, at the age of 89.
Mrs. Embert was born in Brooklyn, NY on February 18, 1923 and had worked at Worth Steel in Claymont during WWII and later as a crossing guard on DuPont Highway in the 1960s
She was a member of Howard Weston Senior Center and enjoyed being there with her friends. She also enjoyed reading, doing puzzles, and checking out thrift stores.
Mrs. Embert was preceded in death by her husband, James, who died in 1991; sister, Mary Dugan; and brother, Alexander Chiz.
She is survived by her son, Gary James and his wife, Sandy of Dunlinden Acres: three grandchildren, Christopher of Pearksie, PA, John living at home and Lisa of Bear; seven great grandchildren, Monica, Olivia and James of Pearksie, PA, Gavin, Madison and the twins, Foster and Mason McCarthy of Bear; brother, John Chiz and his wife, Mildred of FL; many nieces and nephews; and her beloved dog and companion, Masie.
A funeral service will be held at 11am on Tuesday, June 12, 2012, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. duPont Parkway, New Castle, where friends may visit after 10am. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to: St. Jude Childrens Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.