Marie Orselski

Monday, May 12, 2003

MOUNDS, Ill. -- Marie L. Orselski, 82, of Mounds died Saturday, May 10, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born May 25, 1920, in Cairo, Ill., daughter of Melvin and Dannie Helen Merley Merritt. She was married Stanley R. Orselski. He preceded her in death.

She was a member of Villa Ridge Union Church in Villa Ridge, Ill.

Survivors include a brother, David Merritt of Monroe, Ga., and a sister, Shirley Fitzgerald of Mounds.

She was preceded in death by a son, two sisters and a brother.

Visitation will be from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Barkett Funeral Home in Mounds. Graveside service will be at 10:45 a.m. Tuesday at Green Lawn Memorial Gardens in Villa Ridge with the Rev. F. Jerry Herring officiating.