Leese Marietta, age 88, of Bloomington. Preceded in death by husbands, Emmett J. Shirley and Frank E. Leese. Loving mother to daughters, Claire (Tom) Whalen, Jean (Jay) Shirley, Pat (Julie) Shirley; grandchildren, Dan & Karey; 6 great-grandchildren; brother, Bill (Mary) Tanfield. Marietta was a graduate of St. Catherine's and a member of St. Bonaventure. After successful careers in social work and teaching, she devoted her retirement to volunteer work. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday 11 AM at the Church of St. Bonaventure, 901 E. 90th St., Bloomington. Visitation Friday 4-7 PM at Gill Brothers Funeral Chapel, 5801 Lyndale Ave S., and one hour prior to Mass at church. Interment Resurrection Cemetery, Mendota Heights. GILL BROTHERS 612-861-6088

Published on July 3, 2003

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