Mary E. Werzenski
April 26, 1927 – March 3, 2015
Mary E. Werzenski, age 87, of Millsboro, DE and formerly of Edgemoor, DE, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, March 3, 2015.
A native Delawarean, Mary was born in Wilmington on April 26, 1927, and was a daughter of the late Thomas Sinex and Ruth (McClay) Sinex. She made her career as a clerk at the former Super Fresh grocery store located on Market Street in Wilmington, retiring after many years of dedicated service. She then joined the staff of the Brandywine School District where she worked as a school bus aide for a number of years.
A true nature lover, she adored spending time outdoors and especially liked feeding the many squirrels and birds that visited her backyard. Mary enjoyed gardening and spent many happy hours tending to her flowers. Above all else, she was a devoted and loving wife, mother, sister and grandmother who will be dearly missed by all.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph J. Werzenski; 3 sisters; and 8 brothers. Mary is survived by her daughters, Marsha A. Coale (Wilson) of Millsboro and Sharon M. O’hara of New Albany, PA; sisters, Emma McGarrity of New Castle, Joan Eisenhart of Elsmere and Aggie Reno of Rehoboth; 8 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; and 3 great great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Monday morning, March 9, 2015, at The Chapel of Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am. Interment will follow in the adjoining memorial park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Mary’s name may be made to Delaware Hospice, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963.