Mary M. Williams, 93, of Stoneboro, formerly of Pasadena, Calif., for 34 years, passed away of natural causes at 12:25 a.m., Wednesday (8-16-17) in Grove Manor Nursing Home, Grove City.
She was born March 10, 1924, in Kittanning, Pa., to Frank and Rosa Chico Pellegrino.
A 1943 graduate of Stoneboro High School, she attended Pasadena City College for two years where she studied accounting and bookkeeping. She worked over 31 years for Maximes Yardage and Drapery Company and retired in 1976 as a manager.
Mary was a member of St. Columbkille Roman Catholic Church, Stoneboro.
She had been active with the Sandy Lake Senior Center and was a Vice Queen of the Red Hat Society, Stoneboro.
Mary enjoyed sewing, traveling, gardening and horse races. She especially loved to cook and enjoyed having her family in on many occasions, and they fondly referred to her as "Aunt Min."
Her husband, C. James Williams, whom she married March 15, 1950, preceded her in death May 23, 1993.
She is survived by: a nephew Dominick (Ruth) Panzarello, Tujunga, Calf.; a niece ,Janet Rees, Palm Springs, Calif.; along with several other nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband: a sister Angie Panzarello; two brothers, Joseph and James Pellegrino; nephews, Pat and John Panzarello; and a great-nephew Tommy Rees, preceded her in death.
Mary M., 93, of Stoneboro, formerly of Pasadena, Calif.
Visitation: 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday in SCOTT A. BLACK FUNERAL HOME, 99 Franklin St., Stoneboro.
Mass of Christian burial: 11 a.m. Monday (8-21-17) in St. Columbkille Roman Catholic Church, 70 Franklin St., Stoneboro, with Rev. Robert A. Manning, as celebrant.
Interment: St. Columbkille Cemetery.
Published on August 17, 2017