Marie Zibulski formerly of Trumansburg passed away at Cayuga Ridge on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at the age of 93.

Marie was born in Ithaca on April 22, 1921, a daughter of the late Oney and Fannie (Fanning) Hewlett. Marie and her beloved husband, Robert made their home on Cold Springs Road in Trumansburg for over 50 years. She was a devoted member of St. James Catholic Church and helped with a variety of activities including bake sales, Women’s Guild, and many fundraising events. Marie enjoyed boating on Cayuga Lake and visiting Taughannock Falls. 

Marie is survived by a stepson, James Rohan; two nephews, Ralph and Ronald Root; two nieces, Janice Tosh and Jeannette Dumas; and many grand nieces and nephews and great-grand nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Marie was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Zibulski in 1991; and four brothers and sisters.

Marie’s family would like to give their sincerest thanks to Sue and Jack Scofield for giving so much of themselves to provide the care and attention our aunt needed. We will always remember your dedication, kindness, and compassion. Our aunt knew she was in good hands and so did we. Sue you were the daughter Marie never had. Thank you again for everything.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00am on Thursday, June 26, 2014 at St. James Catholic Church, 17 Whig Street, Trumansburg. Prayers of committal will immediately follow in Calvary Cemetery in Ithaca.

In lieu of flowers the family asks those who wish to remember Marie in the form of a contribution to kindly consider the St. James Catholic Church, PO Box 709, Trumansburg, NY 14886.