Obituary of Marie Corvari
Corvari (nee Giglia), Marie, 89, of Somers Point, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on Friday, August 4, 2017. Born in Atlantic City on November 12, 1927, she lived much of her life in Ventnor before retiring to Somers Point. She graduated from Atlantic City High School in 1945 and was a recipient of the Alumni Statuette Award for athletic excellence. She loved the beach, gardening and most of all cooking for her family. Marie was a kind and gentle person who enriched the lives of everyone she knew.
She is survived by her devoted husband of 66 years, Sandy; son, Paul (Patti) of Northfield; daughter, Julie (Joe) of Wyckoff; son, Steven (Yuriko) of Ocean City; grandchildren Joanna, Christina, Natalie and Maria; sisters Rose (Gene), Gloria (Cal) and Joy; sisters-in-law Laura and Mickie.
The family would ask that in lieu of flowers donations be made in Marie’s memory to Holy Redeemer Hospice, 6550 Delilah Road, Suite 501, Egg Harbor Twp., NJ 08234. Extra special thanks to her wonderful caregivers Antoinette and Josephine.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated beginning at 11am on Tuesday, August 8th, at St. Joseph’s Church, Somers Point, with a viewing to start at 10am. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, Mays Landing. Arrangements by the George H Wimberg Funeral Home, Linwood – Ventnor. Condolences may be extended to the family at ghwimberg.com