Marie Mirka

Marie Mirka, 92, of Northfield Village, died Dec. 16, 2012, at Arbors of Fairlawn.

She was born Feb. 20, 1920, to Paul and Wilma Svonavec. She worked as a hairdresser in her own home beauty shop on Sagamore Road in Northfield Village during the 1950s and 1960s.

She loved gardening and tending flower beds on Route 8, including plantings around the town hall. She was preceded in death by her husband Bernard Mirka.

Mrs. Mirka was the mother of Bernadette Shroff, of Bedford, and Wayne Mirka, of Northfield Village. She was the grandmother of Lisa, Tina, Wayne Jr., and Tina; and her great-grandson Josh.

Hummel Funeral Homes handled arrangements.

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