Marie G. "Mitzi" Ursi

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Nov. 18, 2012

Marie "Mitzi" G. Ursi, of Mitzi Lane, Berwick, died Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, at her home.

Born in Berwick, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Beatrice Bernadette (McNevich) Green.

A graduate of Berwick High School, Class of 1944, she continued her education at Lewis Training School in Washington, D.C., where she earned her degree in Hotel Management.

On Oct. 30, 1971, Mitzi became Postmaster at the Beach Haven Post Office, retiring in 2004.

Mitzi was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Berwick. She also held memberships in Daughters of Isabella and NAPUS.

She loved spending time with family and friends.

Preceding her in death was her grandson, Ronald Corona, Jr.

Surviving are her husband of 64 years, Tony Ursi; a son Anthony P. Ursi of Berwick; two daughters, Joanna M. Ursi of Berwick and Marian E., wife of Jeff Meracle, of Beach Haven; two grandchildren, April, wife of Jay O'Conner, and Thomas Corona and his wife, Shannon; and five great-grandchildren, Kateri, Kaitlyn, Leslie, Leahy, and Rockne; and one brother:Leon "Sonny" Green and his wife, Alice, of Colonial Heights, Va.

A visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 23, 2012 at 10 a.m.. until the time of services at noon at the Mayo Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Chestnut St., Berwick, with the Rev. Francis J. Tamburro, her pastor, officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to , 5005 L.B.J. Freeway, Suite 250, Dallas, TX 75244 or Animal Resource Center, c/o Linda Bird, 301A Brave Road, Bloomsburg, PA 17815.

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Published in Times Leader on Nov. 20, 2012
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