Murial Joan Vorrath1

F, #6808, b. Sep 1945, d. 1 Nov 2016
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Father*Martin Mareen Vorrath2 b. 1 Jul 1915
Mother*Rosie Cicely Smith2 b. 26 Oct 1909, d. 26 Nov 2000
     Her birth was registered in the Sep 1945 quarter in the Gipping registration district.2 Murial Joan Vorrath was the daughter of Martin Mareen Vorrath and Rosie Cicely Smith.2 Murial Joan Vorrath died on 1 Nov 2016 in Dundalk, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, at age 71.3 "Muriel Joan Vorrath, 71, a lifelong resident of Dundalk, MD, passed away on November 1, 2016. Muriel was the loving daughter of the late Martin and Rosie Vorrath, sister of Ronald Smith who pre-deceased her. Muriel is survived by her brother, Aubrey Smith and his wife Beverly of Churchville, and sister-in-law Ellen Smith of Dundalk; two nephews and one niece, Allan Smith and his wife Deborah of Rosedale, Annslie Shipley and her husband Michael of Gilbertsville, PA, Todd Smith and his wife Shari of Dundalk. Muriel is also survived by eight grand nephews and nieces: Steven, Scott and Tyler Smith, Genevieve Sutton, Collin and Trevor Shipley, Laurel Pszcolka and Timothy Smith.
Muriel retired from Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center after 15 years of service in 2010. She was active in the Dundalk community and volunteered for many years at the annual Watersedge Festival where she ran the money wheel. Muriel was an avid flower and vegetable gardener, a talented artist and dog lover.
Donations can be made in Muriel's memory to the Jack Russel Rescue program at: Rescue Me! Jack Russell Rescue Donation Processing. 3001 Salem Road, Watkinsville, GA 30677."3
Last Edited=24 Feb 2018


  1. [S253] E-mail from Aubrey Smith (unknown author e-mail) to Suzie Morley, dated 2013 - (unknown repository, unknown repository reference) "10/12/2016."
  2. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Sep 1945 Gipping 4a 1457."
  3. [S883] Unknown author, 'unknown article title', Dundalk Eagle, unknown date (unknown repository, unknown repository reference) "Published 17th November 2016"