North Andover — Ursula E. (Niemszyk) Cebula, 87, a 50-year resident of North Andover, died Sunday, March 17, 2013 in Newburyport. She was born in Dortmund, Germany on May 22, 1925, daughter to the late Franz N. and Emma (Lukow) Niemszyk.
Raised and educated in Dortmund, she was a graduate of the local high school and studied and trained to be a draftsman in Germany before the war. She was employed by Raytheon as a draftsman for 25 years before her retirement. Ursula was very well traveled, visiting Europe, Africa, the Middle East and returning to Germany several times with her husband, James.
Ursula is survived by her daughters, Ramona Preston and her husband, David; Ronnie McKay and her husband, Scott; and Robin Monaco and her husband, Joel; grandchildren, Ryan Lally, Tara Lally, Brittany Monaco, Tiffany Allen and James Clark Jr.; great-granddaughter Eva Tasker; and niece, Cristal Bendigs. She was predeceased by her husband, James Harvey, in 1962, and her second husband, James Cebula, in 2000.
ARRANGEMENTS: Family and friends may call Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Twomey LeBlanc & Conte Funeral Home, 193 High St., Newburyport. Her funeral service will be held on Thursday at 10 a.m. in the Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Lawrence.
For directions or to offer online condolences, please visit www.contefuneralhomes.com.