The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company Inc.

Marie F. Schramm, cashier

Marie F. Schramm, cashier

Marie F. Schramm, a homemaker and retired grocery store cashier who was also an accomplished cook, died Sept. 22 of a heart attack in Whitesville, N.C. The former Highlandtown resident was 76.

Marie Frances Pistorio, the daughter of a tailor and a registered nurse, was born and raised in Baltimore, where she attended city public schools.

She married Norman Joseph Schramm in 1954.

Mrs. Schramm worked for many years as a cashier in the Canton grocery store of the old Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Co., which later became SuperFresh. She retired in 1987.

The former South Curley Street resident moved to Whitesville five years ago.

The couple enjoyed spending time...