MIRRA Mary G. Mirra, 96, of Newburyport MA, originally of Glen Cove, NY, died peacefully March 9, 2014 at her home with hospice. She was born on Nov. 5, 1917, in Glen Cove, NY, the daughter of the late Vincent and Maria Grazia Trofa. Mary was raised in Glen Cove, NY and San Giorgio del Sannio, Italy. After World War II she married her late husband, Norino Mirra and moved to Woburn, MA, where she raised her two sons and a large extended family. Mary also founded Mirra Co. Inc. with her husband. She is survived by her sons Ralph V. and Connie Mirra, and Norino A. and Joanne Mirra, grandchildren Norino J., Natalie Wright and her husband Justin, Christopher, Jennifer and Adriana, her nieces Maria and Vincent Vinciguerra and Gilda and Antonio Mirra and several great nieces, nephews and cousins. Calling hours will be Monday March 10 from 4:00 P.M. 8:00 P.M. at Conte and Twomey-LeBlanc Funeral Home, 193 High Street, Newburyport, MA. The Funeral Mass will be held Tuesday March 11, at 10:30 A.M. at Immaculate Conception Church, 42 Green Street, Newburyport, MA. Burial will follow at St. Marys Cemetery in Newburyport. Memorial donations may be made to: Mirra Scholarship Fund c/o Pentucket Regional School District, 22 Main Street, West Newbury, MA 01985. For directions or to offer online condolences please visit www.contefuneralhomes.com.
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Published in Boston Herald on Mar. 10, 2014