Virginia I. Civiletti, 73, businesswoman


Virginia I. Civiletti, 73, who had been active in businesses in several cities in New York, died Tuesday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center of cancer.

A mass of Christian burial was being offered today at St. Pius X Roman Catholic Church, 6428 York Road.

Mrs. Civiletti and her husband, Benjamin C. Civiletti, moved to Rodgers Forge in 1978, after her retirement.

She had been a real estate broker in Lake Mahopac, N.Y., since the late 1960s. Earlier, she was an executive secretary and administrative assistant at Croton Watch Co. in Croton, N.Y.

During World War II, the former Virginia Muller, a native of NeYork City, was a supervisor in a munitions factory, winning two awards for suggestions.

During the 1950s, she operated Mullady's, a women's clothing shop in Peekskill, N.Y.

FTC A son, former U.S. Attorney General Benjamin R. Civiletti of Monkton, is managing partner of the law firm Venable, Baetjer and Howard.

Besides her son and husband, survivors include a daughter, Pamela C. Liebowitz of Simi Valley, Calif., five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

The family suggested memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society.

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