Mrs. Marie Marcozzi, age 87, of Newark, DE, passed away on Saturday, July 24, 2010.
Born in Town Point, MD, on December 18, 1922, Mrs. Marcozzi was the daughter of the late James E. Blansfield and Margaret Gonce Blansfield. She was a talented homemaker throughout her life and also worked part-time for Natures Way in Wilmington for 15 years until retiring in 1996. A devout Catholic, Mrs. Marcozzi was a longtime member of Holy Family parish. She was also active in the Newark Senior Center for many years.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 69 years, Alfred A. Marcozzi; children, Sandra Reardon and husband, Joseph, of Newark, DE; Cynthia McDaniel and husband, Ken, of Lexington, KY; Valerie Foster and husband, Steven, of Bobingen, Germany; and Gregory Marcozzi and wife, Jan, of Bear, DE; 8 grandchildren; and 6 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by siblings, Julian Blansfield, Robert Blansfield, Pauline Gillespie, Frances Janaman, Edward Blansfield, and Bernard Blansfield.
Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 12 noon on Saturday, July 31, 2010, at Holy Family R.C. Church, E. Chestnut Hill and Gender Roads, Newark, DE, where visitation will begin at 10:30 am. Interment will be held privately in the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Bear, DE.
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