In Memory

Marcia Elaine Green (Persky)

NEWPORT NEWS - Marcie Persky, a math teacher who made algebra, trigonometry and math analysis interesting for several generations of students at Menchville High School, passed away May 23 of cancer. She was 72. She went peacefully with her children by her side. Marcie was born in Cincinnati OH where she spent childhood and college before relocating to the east coast and becoming a teacher. She was passionate about mathematics and loved the students. In retirement she continued educating young people through tutoring and spent free time on needle work. Marcie is survived by her children Stephen Persky of Atlanta, GA and Lauren Persky of Seattle WA. Please make donations to the American Cancer Society .

Published in Daily Press on May 25, 2014 -

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09/25/16 11:12 AM #1    

Elinor Ann Cohen (Ziv)

I remember Marcia well as we were in Chi Sig together and good friends. We had many good times together.  I have felt badlly over the years that we lost contact. May her memory be for a blessing..    

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