Mary Ann "Dolly" Mazzaferro, 86, a resident of Pinecrest Manor and formerly of East Eschbach Rd., St. Marys, died on Sunday, May 5, 2013 at Elk Regional Health Center.
She was born October 6, 1926 in St. Marys, a daughter of the late Nicholas and Anna Hnath Catalano.
On May 30, 1949 in Sacred Heart Church, she married the late Camillo Mazzaferro, who preceded her in death on March 10, 1999.
Mrs. Mazzaferro was a member of Sacred Heart Church and the St. Ann's Society.Â She graduated from Central High School, Class of 1944, and retired from the A & P after many years of service.Â She loved to play cards with her family and friends, especially poker.Â
She is survived by a daughter, Linda, Mrs. Timothy Johnson of St. Marys; four grandchildren, Joe Johnson, Adam (Misty) Johnson, Jess Johnson, and Luke Johnson; three great-grandchildren, Zachary, Maximus and Nicholas; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by a son, James Mazzaferro in childhood; a daughter, Mary Ann Mazzaferro in infancy; and two brothers, Albert C. and John Catalano.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Mary Ann "Dolly" Mazzaferro will be celebrated at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 325 Center Street, St. Marys, on Thursday, May 9, at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Eric Vogt, O.S.B., as celebrant.
Burial will be in the St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will be at the Lynch-Green Funeral Home, 151 N. Michael St., St. Marys on Wednesday evening from 5-8 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pinecrest Manor Memorial Fund, 763 Johnsonburg Rd., St. Marys, PA 15857.
Lynch-Green Funeral Home is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be placed at www.LynchGreen.com.