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Marie M. Alford

August 14, 1918 — September 16, 2014

Marie M. Alford, age 96 of Presque Isle, WI and formerly of Morton Grove, IL died on Tuesday, September 16th. Marie was born on August 14, 1918 in Morton Grove, IL the daughter of Anthony and Bertha (nee Stascio) DiSalvo. Marie attended St. Martha’s School and graduated from Niles High School. She married Howard Alford on January 29, 1943. Marie worked for First National Bank in Morton Grove, IL and was a member of the Presque Isle Lioness and was an outstanding cook and baker.
She is survived by her Daughter, Bernadette (George) Nelson of Presque Isle, WI and by her beloved Grandchildren: David (Yendini) Nelson, Matthew (Stephanie) Nelson, Allison Nelson, Laura Nelson and Vickie (Mats) Ceder and her precious Great Grandchildren: Mackenzie and Ryan Nelson, Alexander Nelson, Claire Nelson, Emily and Christina Ceder, Olivia and Sydney Wagoner and further survived by her Brother, Lucien (Delores) DiSalvo and by nieces and nephews.
Marie was preceded in death by her parents and her Sister; Connie (Bud) Huber and Brothers; John and Jim DiSalvo.
Memorial Mass will be held on Thursday, September 25th at 11:00 AM at St. Martha’s Catholic Church in Morton Grove, IL followed by inurnment at All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines, IL.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations to Dr. Kate Ministry Hospice, PO Box 770, Woodruff, WI 54568.
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Thursday, September 25, 2014

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