Mary Ann's Story
Mary Ann Zabolotny, 90, formerly of Grant Town, passed away Friday (Feb. 9, 2018) at Cedar Haven in Lebanon, Pennsylvania. She was born April 6, 1927 in Grant Town, daughter of the late James and Frances Yarish Maruka.
Mary Ann was a devout Catholic and spent most of her life in service to the church. She was very active at the former St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Grant Town where she was active with the Altar Rosary Society, taught CCD classes, Eucharistic Minister, Lectern, and was very active in the church choir. She had also worked in the office at the former St. Joseph's Catholic Church. She also volunteered at the Grant Town grade school.
Mary Ann is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Janice and Ron Manzo of Morgantown; and one son and daughter-in-law, Stanley M. and Susan Haught Zabolotny of Palmyna, Pennsylvania. She is also survived by eight grandchildren, Matthew Zabolotny and wife Amanda, Patrick Zabolotny, Kywin Zabolotny, Evan Manzo, Andrew Manzo and wife Chelsea, Aaron Manzo and wife Sue Mi Kim, Ashley Manzo and husband Beau Frum and Jared Manzo and wife Amelia Martin. Also surviving are six great-grandchildren, Hannah, Lilly and Eowyn Zabolotny, Kiegan and Tripp Manzo and Oliver Frum.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother and sister-in-law, Ross and Dolores Rote Maruka.
Friends may call from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday at Ross Funeral Home, 801 Fairmont Avenue, Fairmont. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Watson with Fr. Vincent as Celebrant. Interment will follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery.
The Rosary led by Deacon Lou Belldina will be recited at 6 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to www.rossfh.com.
Published on February 14, 2018