Marie Magdalena Gruber, age 83, of Chestertown, MD and member of Sacred Heart Church, died on Monday, November 19, 2012. Born in Philadelphia, PA, Marie graduated from Little Flower Catholic High School for Girls. She worked as a legal secretary, first for the US Navy and then for a private Philadelphia insurance firm. In 1950 she married Henry Gordon Gruber and three years later moved to Chestertown. She served Sacred Heart Church as CCD teacher and Eucharistic Minister. Marie became a licensed Realtor and, for over 30 years, along with her husband Henry, owned and operated many real estate development projects. In addition to her husband Henry, Marie is survived by two daughters, Janice Haney (and husband, Charles) and Margaret (and husband, Brian) four sons, Philip (and wife, Donna), James (and wife, Patricia) Raymond (and partner, Sung-Li), Henry (and wife, Rosemary); ten grandchildren, Megan Haney, Matthew Haney, Shea Haney, Laura Rossi, Adam Gruber, Joshua Gruber, Zachary Gruber, Daniel Young, Jason Gruber, Jackson Gruber and four great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her brother, Henry, and grandson, Matthew Gruber. A concelebrated (Fathers Thomas Peterman and Paul Campbell) Memorial Mass was held on Friday, November 23, 2012, at 11:00 A.M. at Sacred Heart Church. Burial was private.