Mary Rose Banducci(1934 - 2012)

Mary Rose Banducci 1934-2012 Mary Rose Banducci passed away in Bakersfield on December 10, 2012 on her birthday. She was born December 10, 1934 in Bakersfield where she lived all her life. She graduated from Garces High School and attended Lufkins Business College. Mary was last employed by Contel, retiring in 1989. She was a member of Italian Heritage Dante Assoc., Italian Catholic Federation, and the Assistance League, and was a frequent volunteer at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church. Mary was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Annunziata Banducci; aunt and uncle, Joseph and Caterina Banducci; and brothers, Fred and Gino Banducci. Survivors include her twin brother, Richard and wife Olive; sister-in-law, Lucy Banducci; nieces, Nancy Rhodes and husband Robert and their children, Christopher and Jennifer, Barbara Bair and husband Fred and their children, Michael Bair and Megan Telfer; nephew, David Banducci and wife Karen and their children Bryan, Brett and Gina; and cousin, Flora Ghilarducci. Visitation is scheduled Friday December 14th from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:00a.m. Saturday, December 15th at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mary's memory to a . Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara www.bakersfield.com/obits

Published in Bakersfield Californian from Dec. 12 to Dec. 13, 2012