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    - Mary Stone
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    - Carol Reddan
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On Tuesday, December 4, 2012, of Rockville, MD. Beloved daughter of Tony and Lois Marella; sister of Dan (Kathleen) Marella, Terry (Stew) Kirby and Joe (Angie) Marella; aunt of Amanda, Allison, Jenna, Carly, Tori and Kevin. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the Shrine of St. Jude, 12701 Veirs Mill Road, Rockville, MD, on Monday, December 10 at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1800 M Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20036.

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Francis J. Collins Funeral Home, Inc.
500 University Blvd. West
Silver Spring, MD 20901
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Published in The Washington Post from Dec. 6 to Dec. 8, 2012