Mary Theresa "Peachy" Bivona, 75, of Perry Hall, formerly of Reisterstown, died Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, at home.
Born Feb. 21, 1936, in Brooklyn, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Charles Hagan and Anna Knoll Hagan.
She was a caretaker for anyone who needed care, and baked for those who needed their spirits lifted. Late in life, she achieved a professional catering career and was an advocate for
Surviving are children and spouses Noreen Bivona, of Parkville, Joe Bivona and wife Lisa, of Baltimore, Karen Gray, of Perry Hall, Louis Bivona and wife Kathy, of Finksburg, and Tara Bivona, of Hunt Valley; 10 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today and 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Eckhardt Funeral Chapel, 11605 Reisterstown Road, Owings Mills.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 65 Sacred Heart Lane, Glyndon, with the Rev. Fr. Jay McKee as celebrant. Interment will be in Druid Ridge Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to
, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Online condolences may be offered at www.eckhardtfuneralchapel.com.
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