Mrs. Marie "Elsie" Marx

Obituary for Mrs. Marie "Elsie" Marx

July 18, 2021
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Marie " ELSIE " Marx, age 100, of Northeast Philadelphia, passed away peacefully on July 18th, at her residence. She was born in Philadelphia, PA, daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret Schmidt. She was sister to the late Madeline O'Brien (husband Earl), aunt to Patricia O'Brien, and great aunt to Jennifer O'Brien. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, who
Elsie was the devoted wife of the late Jacob A. Marx, married over ( 46 ) years. She was the loving mother of Jacob J, Robert M. (his wife Eileen), and the late Richard W. (his wife Kathleen). She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren; Christopher, Lauren, Richard, her great grandchildren; Holly, Colin, Libby, Ellis, and by all who knew her.
Relatives and friends are invited to her Life Celebration and Funeral Mass on Thursday; July 29th at 10am, at St. Cecilia Church; 535 Rhawn St, Phila., PA 19111. Her interment will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Memorial Contributions may be made in her name to the Alzheimer's Association (

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Monday, November 29
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St. Cecilia Church
535 Rhawn St.
Philadelphia, PA 19111
215 725-1240

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