Peacefully with family by her side in her 86th year, on Sunday, June 17, 2018 at the Sault Area Hospital.

Beloved wife of Giuseppe for 65 years.

Loving mother of Vincent (Henriette), Vanda and Gina.

Much loved Nonna of Samantha Marasco de Man and Jesse Armstrong (Rosie).

Cherished Bisnonna of Vincent and Elizabeth Armstrong.

Predeceased by her parents Tomasso and Natalina Molinaro.

Dear sister of Olga D’Urzo (late Giuseppe) and Silvana Bianchi (Frank).

Daughter-in-law of the late Vincenzina and the late Antonio Marasco.

Sister-in-law of Gina Notaro (Antonio) and Ernesto Marasco (Bernadette).

Also survived and loved by many nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.

Maria will be sadly missed by her four legged companion Tesa.

Family and friends are invited to Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E.705-759-2522) on Thursday, June 21, 2018 from 6 pm to 9 pm.  Funeral mass to be celebrated from St. Gerard Majella Catholic Church on Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1pm.  Rev. Alex Saurianthadathil officiating.

Entombment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Memorial donations to Algoma Lung Association or to the Sault Area Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.

The Marasco family would like to thank Dr. Pauline Bragaglia, Dr. Luke Fera and the nursing staff on 3C at the SAH.

A special thank you to Fern, her Personal Support Worker for the great care and love she showed to our mother.  Expressions of sympathy may be offered at