Born on Aug. 24, 1940, in Phillipsburg, NJ, she was the daughter of the late John and Evelyn Arnold Bogusky.
Marie worked for the Borough of Washington as a crossing guard and meter maid. She also worked in the tax office at Binney and Smith. Marie enjoyed traveling, and sewing, and making many crafts over the years. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, James R. Nelson, who passed away on Jan. 11, 2012.
She is survived by her children, Kevin Brady and his wife, Jeanette, of Breinigsville, PA, Charles Brady and his wife, Stephanie, of Midlothian, VA, Theresa Zajac and her husband, Marc, of Wilson Borough, PA, along with her stepchildren, Sherry Nelson of New Hope, PA, and Cynthia Hann and her husband, Lewis, of Phillipsburg, NJ. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Lewis Hann, Mary White, Christopher Brady, Nicholas Brady, and Katherine Peterman, along with her great-grandchildren, Victor and Hazel White, and Jeffrey Peterman, along with her sister, Beth Scerbo, of Forks Township, PA.
A calling hour will be held on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., at The Finegan Funeral Home, 4080 William Penn Hwy., Palmer Township, PA, followed by a service at 10:30 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Lewy Body Dementia Assoc. at www.lbda.org, or Family Pillars Hospice, 3910 Adler Pl., Bethlehem, PA 18017.