SABYAN Mary (nee Bognar) Peacefully at Brantford General Hospital on Monday, May 29, 2000, Mary Sabyan, in her 94th year; beloved wife of the late Gabor Sabyan (1984); cherished mother of John and his wife Sharon; predeceased by daughter Margaret (1995); survived by son-in-law Joseph Nemeth; devoted grandmother of Larry and his wife Janette Nemeth, Sandy Nemeth and her husband Conrad Habing, Alberta; Lisa and her husband Warren Thompson, Lori and her husband Eric Wale; great-grandmother of Alyson, Lindsay, Sean, Kyle, Joshua and Chloe; predeceased by her brother John. Mary and her husband farmed in the Cathcart area for many years. She was a long time member of St. Pius X Church and a member of the Catholic Women'sLeague. Friends will be received at the DENNIS TOLL FUNERAL HOME, 55 Charing Cross Street on Wednesday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p. m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Pius X Church, 9 Waverly Street on Thursday at 10 a. m. Interment St. Joseph's Cemetery. Rosary prayers will be held at the Dennis Toll Funeral Home on Wednesday at 3 p. m. by the Catholic Women's League. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated. 'Nana was a great lady who touched all our lives.'
Taken from the May 30, 2000 edition of the Brantford Expositor