Nucci, Marie J. DELMAR Marie (Juber) Nucci, 83, of Delmar and Tequesta, Fla., died Saturday, January 26, 2008 at home after a courageous fight with Parkinson's Disease. She was born in Cohoes on April 29, 1924, the daughter of the late John Kenneth and Frances (Pollay) Juber. Raised in Albany, she was a graduate of Albany High School, class of 1941. Marie attended Siena College and graduated from Russell Sage College in 1976 with a bachelor's degree in English. She worked as manager of Peter Harris Clothes in Delmar. Marie had been a Cub Scout den mother and was active in the Bethlehem Garden Club and the St. Thomas Fashion Show. She loved to read and do crossword puzzles. Marie is survived by her husband of 54 years, Richard A. Nucci; a daughter, Maria Mancuso of Delmar; two sons, Michael J. Nucci of Albany and Thomas J. Nucci of Saratoga Springs; seven grandchildren, Theresa L., Patrick J., Victoria J. and Luke C. McGrath, Morgan C., Melanie M. and Nicholas P. Nucci; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a son, Peter A. Nucci; a sister, Elaine Gill; and a brother, John Juber. The family would like to thank the Community Hospice of Albany for the care and compassion shown to Marie and her family during her illness. A memorial Mass will be celebrated 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, January 30, 2007 at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 35 Adams Pl., Delmar. Burial will be in Saratoga National Cemetery, Schuylerville. There will be no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Parkinson's Disease Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509, New York, NY 10018.
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Published in Albany Times Union from Jan. 27 to Jan. 29, 2008