TALASIS, Maryann “Mary”

TALASIS, Maryann “Mary,” 97, formerly of N. Zane Highway, Martins Ferry, OH, passed away Friday, May 3, 2013.

She was born in Pittston, PA on January 28, 1916, a daughter of the late Michael and Helen (Jackowski) Makuch.

She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church of Martins Ferry.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Paul A. Talasis; sister, Stella Ulczynski; two brothers, Michael and Tony Makuch.

Mary is survived by three daughters, Mary Lou (John) Wonsik, Fairfax, VA, Judy (Robert) Wood, Martins Ferry, Paula Brown, Mercer, PA; two brothers, John (Clara) Makuch and Chester (Angie) Makuch, both of Dillonvale, OH. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren, and nine great- grandchildren.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Keller Funeral Home, 615 Hanover Street, Martins Ferry where friends will be received Sunday 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m.

Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary’s Catholic Church at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 6, 2013 with Rev. Tom Marut and Rev. Thomas Magary, concelebrants

Interment at St. Adalberts Cemetery, Dillonvale, OH.

Rosary will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday followed by a Wake Service at 7:30 p.m. in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Marys Church, 20 N. 4th Street, Martins Ferry, Ohio 43935.

Condolences to the family may be made by signing the guest book online at www.kellerfuneralhome. com.