Family and friends may call at the Doran Funeral Home, 4 E. Bayard St., Seneca Falls, NY on Sunday (March 1) from 2 – 5PM. Funeral services will be held on Monday (March 2) at 10 AM at St. Patrick’ s Church, Seneca Falls, NY where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Reverend James Fennessy, Pastor. Burial will be in the spring in St. Columbkille Cemetery, Seneca Falls. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Seneca Falls Volunteer Fire Department, P. O. Box 184, Seneca Falls, NY 13148 or St. Patrick’s Church, 25 Center St., Waterloo, NY 13165.
Mary was born in Seneca Falls, NY on March 27, 1920 the daughter of the late Michael & Luisa Pittarelli Capparelli. She was a life resident of Seneca Falls and was a member of St. Patrick’s Church of Seneca Falls. Mary was a former member & past treasurer of the former Seneca Falls Garden Club. She was a former member of the Red Jacket Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary where she had served as the “Sunshine Lady”. She was also a former member of the Seneca Falls Elks Lodge #992 Auxiliary and had been a volunteer for the American Red Cross Bloodmobiles.
Mary loved to cook, garden, crochet, and was devoted to her family.
She is survived by:
Her daughter – Mary Catherine O’Donnell – Buffalo, NY
Her son – Dennis J. O’Donnell – Seneca Falls, NY
1 sister – Rita Fornesi – California
Several nieces and nephews
In addition to her parents. Mary was predeceased by her husband, William J. O’Donnell who died May 8, 1996, 3 sisters, Amelia Picciano, Helen Baldassari, & Josephine VanOre and 1 brother, Juilian “Cappy” Capparelli
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