Passed away peacefully, with her family by her side, at St. Mary’s General Hospital, Kitchener, on Wednesday June 13, 2012 at the age of 70. Loving wife of Victor Marcuz of Waterloo. Dear mother of Mary Anne Marcuz and her husband Niall Bruce of Etobicoke, Lori Marcuz and her husband Jamie Catania of Toronto, Heather Marcuz and her husband Luca Sammarruco of Turin, Italy, and Jo-Anne Marcuz and her husband Nathan Innocente of Etobicoke. Cherished by her grandchildren Mia, Samuel, and Oliver Catania, Sofia and Elena Sammarruco, Norah and Hannah Innocente. Fondly remembered by her siblings Antoine Lajoie of Woodslee, Wayne Lajoie of Amherstsburg, Paulette Lajoie of Windsor and sister-in-law of Barbara Lajoie of Windsor. Predeceased by her parents Auguste Paquette and Dorothy Lee, and stepfather Russell Lajoie. Friends are invited to share their memories of Marie with her family during visitation at the Erb & Good Family Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo, on Saturday June 16, 2012 from 6-8 p.m. and Sunday June 17 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Parish Prayers will be offered on Sunday evening at 7:45 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Our Lady of Lourdes RC Church, 173 Lourdes Street, Waterloo, on Monday June 18, 2012 at 1 p.m. with Monsignor Edward Sheridan as Celebrant. A reception to celebrate Marie’s life will follow. Condolences for the family and donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, The Heart and Stroke Foundation or Adopt-a-dog/Save-a-Life Inc. (www.adoptadogsavealife.com) may be arranged through the funeral home at www.erbgood.com or 519.745.8445.