On Friday, August 3, 2007, MARIAN ABRAMS, of Chevy Chase, MD. Beloved wife of the late Michael M. Abrams; devoted mother of Leslie (Bruce) Cherkis and Mark J. (Carol) Abrams; loving grandmother of Jason, Todd (Robin) and Emily Cherkis, Jill (Matthew) Grubb, Lisa and Brian Abrams; great-grandmother of Samantha and Benjamin Grubb. Graveside funeral service will be held Monday, August 6, at 10:30 a.m. at King David Memorial Gardens, Falls Church, VA. Family will be observing Shiva at the residence of Leslie and Bruce Cherkis following interment through Tuesday evening. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy in her memory may be made to American Heart Association. Arrangements by DANZANSKY GOLDBERG MEMORIAL CHAPELS INC., 301-340-1400.