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Obituary for Marcia M. Steitz (Mayer)

May 10, 1940 – March 14, 2024
Cornwall, NY

Marcia M. Steitz, of Cornwall, NY entered into eternal rest on March 14, 2024 at Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital, Newburgh, NY. She was 83 years old.

The daughter of the late William T. Mayer and Betty (Noonan) Mayer, Marcia was born on May 10, 1940 in Albany, NY.

Marcia earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Simmons College. She was a retired Department Head of Human Resources for Barclays Bank in New York City for twenty years.

Marcia was one of the smartest, most well-read people our family knew. One of her close friends described her as, “the most emotionally superior person she knew” probably the reason why she was such a great human resource director. She will be greatly missed by her family, friends, and colleagues.

Marcia is survived by her beloved husband: David R. Steitz at home; her daughter: Marcy J. Steitz and her husband David Behan; her son: James Steitz of Cornwall, NY; her grandchildren: Ryan Bockelmann, Trisha Bahorik, Michael and Jason Cring and Isaac Steitz; her great grandchild: Khaleesi Bahorik; and by her sister: Jane Maroon. Marcia was preceded in death by her daughter: Annie Cring.

Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 19th at Quigley-Sullivan Funeral Home, Inc., 337 Hudson St. Cornwall-On-Hudson, NY. A Graveside Service will be held at 12:30 p.m. following the Visitation at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Mountainville, NY.

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