Norfolk - Myrtis L. Mearise, of the 1000 block of Craig Street, entered into eternal rest, Wednesday, March 19, 2013 at the age of 74. She was born on May 4, 1938, Norfolk, Virginia to the late Earl Wynn and Gladys Munden. She attended Norfolk Public Schools. She was preceded in death by her husband; John A. Mearise, Sr. Myrtis was an employee of DePaul Hospital for 53 years. She leaves to cherish her memories, her loving daughter, Valerie Mearise, Norfolk, VA, two sons, Quincy Wynn (Sheila), Chesapeake, VA, John A. Mearise, Jr., Norfolk, VA, four grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and one sister-in-law, Katie Jones, Norfolk, VA. and a host of relatives and friends.
A funeral will be held at 6 p.m., Wednesday, March 27, at Metropolitan Funeral Service, Berkley Avenue.