NORCROSS, Ga. - Marcia Ann (Mader) Caravella, 64, of Norcross, Ga. and Troy, passed away Thursday, June 28, 2012, at Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy. She was born Nov. 26, 1947, in Troy to the late Walter H. and Llora F. (Routson) Mader. She was married to John C. Caravella for more than 36 years, and he survives.
She was a graduate of Troy High School, class of 1966. She received a bachelor of arts degree from Wittenberg University and attended the Institute for American Universities in Aix-en-Provence, France. Marcia later graduated from Emory University in Atlanta, Ga. with her master of arts in teaching.
Marcia taught school with the Fulton County School System and later spent 20 years as an administrative assistant with the Smith, Gambrell & Russell Law Firm in Atlanta.
Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, at the First Lutheran Church, Troy, with the Rev. Ric Barnes officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County, P. O. Box 502, Troy, OH 45373, any local humane society in Marcia's name, or Oesterlen Services for Youth, 1918 Mechanicsburg Road, Springfield, OH 45503. Friends may express condolences to the family through www.bairdfuneralhome.com.
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Nov. 13, 2012