Obit: Corning Leader, Corning, NY; Mar 26, 2011 @ 11:08 PM
Corning, N.Y. — Mary Alice Garvey, 86 years of Lansdowne Towers Apts. A303 707 Providence Rd., Aldan, PA died Friday, March 25, 2011 at Founders Pavilion.
She was born April 13, 1924 in Corning, NY the daughter of the late William J. and Margaret Kyler Garvey.
Mary Alice had received her Bachelors Degree from Fredonia University. She was an accountant for many years, retiring from WWF Paper Corporation, Philadelphia, PA.
She was a member of Blessed Virgin Mary Church, Springfield, PA and the Newman Club. Her interests were traveling throughout the United States, Europe and the Holy Land. She had a love for music, playing the piano, violin and clarinet, and enjoying the Philadelphia Symphony. She will truly be missed by her devoted family and many friends.
She is survived by her brother; John (Jean) Garvey of Elmira, NY. Nieces and nephews; Joe Garvey, Mary Kay (Dave) Gronski, John Garvey, Pat (Theresa) Garvey, Tom Garvey, Paul (Wendy) Garvey, Virginia (Mike) Wolf and 12 great nieces and nephews. Also special friends; Mary T., Peter, Molly, Father Ed, Father Corley and the Newman Club.
There will be Funeral and Committal Services at the Haughey Funeral Home, 216 E. First St., Corning, NY, 11:00 a.m., Monday, March 28, 2011.
Interment will be in the family plot at St. Mary's Cemetery, Corning, NY.
The family would appreciate memorial donations be given in Mary Alice's name to Blessed Virgin Mary Church, 1101 Main St., Darby, PA 19023 or the Charity of Ones Choice.