Martha Jane Marsico
December 15, 1923 – September 13, 2015
Martha Jane Marsico, 91, of Solomons, MD passed away on September 13, 2015 at Asbury-Solomons Health Care Center.
Born December 15, 1923 in Roanoke, VA, she was the daughter of the late Waverly Edward Moore and DeHaven (Rice) Moore.
Jane graduated from Mt. Rainier High School, Mt. Rainier, MD in 1941 and attended Strayer Business School in Washington, DC. She married Donald S. Marsico on December 21, 1947 in Mt. Rainier Methodist Church. Jane worked as a secretary for the U.S. Government, first at the War Department in Washington, DC and then the new Pentagon building for the Department of Defense. She also worked as secretary to pastors of the United Methodist Church in Hyattsville, MD and Bowie, MD, Elbrook United Methodist in Washington, DC and United Brethren in Hyattsville, MD. Jane moved to Asbury-Solomons from Oak Island, NC in February of 2010. She enjoyed reading, listening to the news, writing to friends, and going to the theater.
Jane is survived by her sister, Barbara M. Milor (Rufus) of Solomons, MD; niece, Elizabeth “Liz” Milor and nephew, Waverly Milor; and son-in-law, Randy Langston. In addition to her parents, Jane was preceded in death by her husband, Donald S. Marsico on January 16, 2008, and her daughter, Martha DeHaven “Dee” Langston in October of 2008.
Monday, October 19, 2015