Mary Woolheater

Mary Woolheater, 87, passed away at Mountainside Residential Care Center, Margaretville on Friday, Sept. 30, 2011.

She was born October 29, 1923 in Margaretville, the daughter of Alfonso and Sarah Alice (Brizee) Mattino.

Mary was a woman of strong mind and determination, but was always ready for a story to make someone laugh.

She was a lifelong resident of Margaretville. Some of her interests were bird watching, crocheting and cooking.

Surviving are her significant other, Michael O’Grady; two daughters, Marietta (Carl) Blazejewski and Lore (Roy) Todd; two grandchildren, Eliza Gardiner and Christopher Todd and two great-grandchildren, Gavin and Hannah. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband, Lawrence Woolheater in 2009.

In lieu of flowers contributions in her memory may be made to Mountainside or the flood victims of Margaretville. Memorial services will be held at Mountainside Care Center Friday at 2 p.m., Oct. 14.
Arrangements are by Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville.