Mary Ann Marshall

August 18, 1940 - May 16, 2021

Mary Ann Marshall, age 80, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, May 16, 2021.

Born in New Jersey on August 18, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Walter Burkhart and Harriet (Jessen) Lucisano. Mary Ann grew up and lived in Bucks County, PA before moving to Newark, DE in 1975. She enjoyed her family, pets, gardening and over-the-top holiday celebrations.

In addition to her parents, Mary Ann was preceded in death by her loving husband, Gilbert Marshall, and stepfather, Frank Lucisano. She is survived by her children, Gilbert Marshall, Jr. (Liz Merrill), Kimberlee Cavanaugh (Darren), and William Marshall (Lisa); siblings, Walter “Bud” Burkhart and Frank Lucisano; grandchildren, Shane, Cailin, Ashleigh, Jakob and Luke; great grandchild, Jameson; and several nieces and nephews.

All services will be held privately.

Donations in memory of Mary Ann may be sent to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 669, New Castle, DE 19720 or the Delaware SPCA, 455 Stanton Christiana Road, Newark, DE 19713.


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  • Prayers to all of you that God will grant you all His comfort and peace. Mary Ann was such an enthusiastic entertainer and fun cousin. What great times we had celebrating all kinds of things. May she rest now in God’s arms.

  • Prays and my thoughts being sent to Mary Ann’ family. She was a wonderful loving person and will be missed by many. Mary Ann and Him can now be reunited for eternity in God house.

  • Gil, Kim & Bill .. we are so very sorry for the loss of your mom. Our deepest sympathies to your whole family. Mary Ann lit up any room she would enter. We loved spending time with her at family gatherings. Always a great time. You are all in our thoughts & prayers and may she rest in peace and not bug your dad too much up there in Heaven.