Marie Pettit

NEWTON - Marie Pettit, 94, of Andover Township, died Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at Newton Medical Center.

Born in Prince George County, Virginia, Mrs. Pettit lived in Irvington from 1965 until moving to Andover Township in 1980. She was a homemaker.

The daughter of the late Morgan and Julia (Cruso) Sherman, Mrs. Pettit also was predeceased by her husband, Edward A. Pettit, on Feb. 23, 2005. She is survived by one son, Edward Pettit Jr., and his wife, Charlotte, of Andover Township; three grandchildren, Gail McIntosh, Debbie Zipko and Cris Pettit; and one great-grandson, Robert McIntosh.

Funeral services will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High St., Newton. Visitation will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be offered at

Funeral Home

Smith-McCracken Funeral Home
63 High Street Newton, NJ 7860
(973) 383-4600

Published in The New Jersey Herald on June 19, 2013