Mary E. (Didyoung) Connell, age 84 a resident of Shenandoah Senior Living Community and a former resident of Shenandoah High Rise Apartments passed away Tuesday morning at St. Catherine Medical Center, Butler Township, Fountain Springs.
Born in Wiggans on May 7, 1926 she was the daughter of the late August and Margaret (Shirey) Didyoung.
Mary last worked for the former Davison’s Furniture Store, Shenandoah.
She was of the Catholic Faith.
Preceding her in death in addition to her parents were a daughter, Louise Connell in 2004, four brothers and one sister.
Surviving are two sisters, Joan Schistle of Shenandoah and Catherine Allaway of Trenton, NJ; nieces and nephews.
Prayer Services will be held Friday at 10:00 am from Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St. Shenandoah. Rev. Msgr. Ronald C. Bocian will officiate. Interment will be private at the convenience of the family.
Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Friday morning from 9:00am until time of the service.
Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, Shenandoah is in charge of the arrangements.