Mary Barber, 93

M ary Barber, 93, of William Street, passed away on Monday, Dec. 27, 2010, at her residence.

Born on Feb. 20, 1917, in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Mary (Catone) Pippo.

Mary was in the clothing business for years in Whitehall, having assumed the role of proprietress of Barber’s Clothing Store. Following the death of her husband, Harold, in 1963, she continued managing the business for more than three decades.

Mary was a member of the Catholic Daughters, American Legion Auxiliary, a member of the former Fawns and a charter member of the Glens Falls Hospital Guild.

Besides her parents and husband, she is predeceased by her brother, Vincent J. Pippo, who died in 1999.

She is survived by one sister, Lynda Freeman of Whitehall; a sister-in-law, Gracelyn Pippo of Whitehall; four nephews, Arthur J. Pippo and his wife, Kimberly, of Ipswich, Mass., Vincent A. Pippo and his wife, Leona, of Queensbury, James Pippo and his wife, Estelle, of Niskayuna and J. P. Wang of Vista, Calif.; two nieces, Jilda Freeman of Guilderland and Lynda Finelli  and her husband, John, of Troy; four great nephews, Vincent Pippo, John Finelli, Joseph Finelli and James Finelli; and one great niece, Stephanie Pippo.

A Mass of Christian burial will be concelebrated on Friday, Dec. 31, at 11 a.m. at the Our Lady of Seven Dolors Church, Washington Street, Fair Haven, Vt., by the Rev. James Lawrence, pastor, and by the Rev. Francis Dunbar. Interment will be private at Our Lady of Angels Cemetery in Whitehall.

Family and friends may call at the Jillson Funeral Home, Inc., 46 Williams St., Whitehall, on Thursday, Dec. 30, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. The Catholic Daughters will recite the rosary at 8 p.m.

Comments

comments

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Weekender – 05/27/16

Lakes Region Freepress – 05/27/16

Northshire Freepress – 05/27/16

North Country Freepress – 05/27/16

Classifieds 05/25/16

Town proposes solar moratorium

Solar front

By Dan King Whitehall town officials want to figure out some rules and regulations before allowing new solar projects to […]

Area communities plan Memorial Day services

Last year's memorial day parade

By Dan King and Krystle S. Morey Memorial Day will be the focus throughout the area this weekend. Various towns […]

Local towns take different approaches to animal control

Chickens

By Dan King and Krystle S. Morey Dogs, and cows, and horses – oh my. Loose animals are a concern […]

Stanley, Van Gelder top Class of 2016

DSC_0092

Valedictorian to study at Georgetown  Three years ago, Granville business teacher Terry Wheeler approached Brooke Stanley and asked her to […]

‘The Quarry’ opening soon

OCallahans3

By Krystle S. Morey Interior walls and the well-known wooden storefront of O’Callahan’s Irish Pub are coming down as owners […]

Lakes Region Freepress – 05/20/16

Northshire Freepress – 05/20/16