Maryann R. Esmond


Maryann R. Esmond, 68, of Farrell, passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2019, in her home.
Mrs. Esmond was born Aug. 22, 1950, in Sharon, a daughter of the late Michael and Marie (Antos) Rusnak.
She was a 1968 graduate of Sharon High School.
Maryann was of the Protestant faith.
Primarily a homemaker, she was also employed as an administrative assistant for state representative Mike Gruitza, Don Reed Associates, Hermitage, and PI&I Motor Express, Masury.
A giving and helpful person, Maryann assisted abused women through Aware Inc., Sharon, and was very active in political campaigning. She enjoyed spending time cooking and baking.
She is survived by her husband, Richard "Rick" Esmond, whom she married Nov. 10, 1990; a sister, Alice Valetich, of Michigan; and three brothers, Robert Rusnak and his wife, Eleanor, of Columbia, Mo., Thomas Rusnak and his wife, Beverly, of Ohio, and George Rusnak of Lamertine.
In addition to her parents, Maryann was preceded in death by an infant child; two sisters, Arlene Dunn and her husband, Jerry, and Joyce Rusnak; and a brother, Raymond Rusnak.
The family suggests memorial contributions be directed to Sheepfold Ministries, 233 N. Irvine Ave., Sharon, PA 16146.

Maryann R., 68, of Farrell.
Calling hours: From 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday (4-9-19) in J. BRADLEY MCGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY INC.,, 1090 E. State St., Sharon. Online condolences may be sent to the family at
Service: Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday (4-10-19) in the funeral home, with the Rev. Phil Roland officiating.
Interment: Brookfield Township Cemetery, Ohio.
Published on April 7, 2019
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Sandy (Sallade) Cravener
Apr 08, 2019
I lived down the street from Mary Ann as a child and have so many memories of her and her family. Rest in peace and thoughts and prayers to the family.
Connie Moore (Clark)
Apr 08, 2019
Grew up across the street from Maryann. Lost track of her many years ago, but have fond memories of our youth. May God give you all His peace.