Mary V. Caravella
Virginia Beach – Mary V. Caravella passed away on January 25, 2013 at the age of 89. Left to cherish her memory are her daughter and son-in-law, Anne and Jesse Warrick; grandchildren, Nicole Wilkins and her husband, John Wilkins, Corey Perez, Jake Warrick, Jessica Warrick and Evan Warrick; great-grandchildren, Kiana Mikell, Andre Costict and Griffin Wilkins; and many nieces, nephews, friends and caregivers. She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, George Caravella, and her beloved granddaughter, Andrea Costict. Mary is a native of Brooklyn, New York and moved to Virginia Beach in 1991 to live with her daughter and family. She was a talented seamstress and incredible cook. She was happiest when cooking for family and friends. Her family was her career and her life. With her quick wit and mischievous smile to know her was to love her. Her family would like to express a special thank you to those who cared for and nurtured Mary during her time at Sentara Windermere. A memorial Mass will be held on Sunday, February 3, 2013, at 3:00 pm at the Church of the Ascension, 4853 Princess Anne Rd., Virginia Beach, VA 23462. Cremation Society of Virginia is handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.cremate.org.