Lorain- Mary (nee: Letizia) Yager, 90, passed away on Saturday, September 10, 2011 at New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph in Lorain, OH.
Mary was born on August 16, 1921 in Lorain, OH to her loving parents, Antonio and Josephine (nee: Ventrone) Letizia.
She was a member of St. Anthony of Padua and the Italian American Veterans Post #1 in Lorain, OH. Mary was married on October 5, 1946 to Alexander J. Yager. Mary enjoyed baking wedding cakes, ceramics, dancing, singing and spending time with family and friends.
She is survived by her sons, Jeff (Jill Cook) Yager of Lorain, OH and Rick Yager of Lorain, OH; sisters Mickey Foos of Sandusky, OH and Joan Arroyo of Lorain, OH; granddaughter, Mallory Walsh of North Ridgeville, OH; grandsons, Andy Yager of Green Bay, WI and Adam Yager of Lorain, OH; six great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 64 years of marriage, Alex Yager; sisters, Ann Beko, Molly Bratton and Josephine Letizia; and brother, James Letizia.
Christian burial services will be held at 10:30 AM, Saturday, September 17, 2011 at Calvary Cemetery, 555 N. Ridge Rd. W., Lorain, OH (meet at main entrance of cemetery), Fr. Craig Hovanec, officiating. There is no visitation. Arrangements and services by Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home, Lorain, OH (440) 244-1961. Online condolences may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com.Posted By: RSG Funeral Home @ 11:54:49 AM