Marisa Vince

ADRIAN — Marisa Vince, 84, of Blissfield, passed away on Monday, April 15, 2013, at Provincial House under the care of Hospice of Lenawee. Marisa was born on August 5, 1928 in Rome, Italy to Umberto and Teresa Cristofani. During WWII she met Alex Vince of Sand Creek, and they married on August 15, 1952 in Trieste, Italy. Marisa worked for 30 years at Bixby Medical Center in the dietary department, and was a faithful member of Light of Christ Parish in Blissfield. She enjoyed playing cards and cooking meals for her family. Marisa is survived by her children Alex (Shelley) Vince of Blissfield, Terrie Vince of Modesto, California, and Ronnie (Stacey) Vince of Aurora, Colorado; grandchildren Michael and Samuel Vince; and two great grandchildren, Isla and Adley; twin sister Gianna (Bruce) Monroe of Blissfield, sisters Pina Maraschi, and Anna (Sergio) Maraschi of Rome, Italy, and several nieces, nephews and sister-in-laws. Marisa is preceded in death by her husband Alex Vince, brother Giovanni Cristofani and his wife Silvana, and brother-in-law Franco Maraschi, and several brother and sister-in-laws. Services for Marisa Vince will be on Friday at Wagley Funeral Home Tagsold Chapel, in Blissfield at 1 p.m. with Rev. Jack Loughran officiating, burial will follow at Pleasant View Cemetery. Visitation will take place from 10 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lenawee or the Lenawee Humane Society. Online condolences and memories may be shared at