A long-time volunteer in Charlottesville has passed away. Mary Elizabeth Reese died over the weekend, after giving much of her life to others.
The 83-year-old old served on several boards, including for the Senior Center and Ronald McDonald House.
Reese is also the recipient of the 2008 Emily Couric Community Advocacy Award and worked as an educator, an advocate, and an activist.
Her funeral will be at 1 p.m. on Friday, April 25 at First Baptist Church on Park Street.
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