Mary A. "Aunt Mary" (Murray) Gledich

Mary A. (Murray) "Aunt Mary" Gledich, 92, of Windsor Locks, wife of the late Joseph Gledich, entered into eternal rest on Monday, May 12, 2014, at Kimberly Hall South Building, Windsor, surrounded by her family.

Aunt Mary was born in Hartford on June 15, 1921, daughter of the late Dennis P. Murray from Atlone, Ireland, and Annie (Clancey) Murray from Ofaley, Ireland, and had lived in Windsor Locks for most of her life. Before retiring, she was a telephone operator at Mount Sinai Hospital, Hartford. Aunt Mary was a longtime communicant of St. Robert Bellarmine Church, Windsor Locks. She enjoyed her visits to the Windsor Locks and East Granby Senior centers, going to the movies, and golfing.

She leaves her nieces and nephews, Craig Murray, and his wife, Jennifer, of West Suffield, David Murray of Springfield, Alana Murray of Windsor, Kelly Finlay, and her husband, Richard, of Windsor Locks, Lori Lane, and her husband, Edward, of Broad Brook, and Lisa Gledich of East Windsor; seven grandnieces and nephews, Erin, Kyla, Sean, Allie, Kasey, Ryan, and Caitlin; and two sisters-in-law, Dorothy Gledich of Broad Brook and Fonda Murray of Windsor Locks; and her canine companion, Maggie, which she adored so much. She was predeceased by three brothers, John "Jack" Murray, Dennis Murray, and Donald Holton; a sister-in-law, Beverly Murray; and a brother-in-law, Ronald Gledich.

Aunt Mary's family extends their special thank you to the staff of Kimberly Hall South Building, Windsor. We miss her already.

Family and friends may gather Saturday, May 17, at 10:30 a.m. at the Windsor Locks Funeral Home, 441 Spring St., Windsor Locks, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 11 a.m. at St. Robert Bellarmine Church, 52 S. Elm St., Windsor Locks. Burial will follow at St. Mary Cemetery.

Her family will receive friends on Saturday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to the Windsor Locks Lions Ambulance Fund, P.O. Box 105, Windsor Locks, CT 06096.

For online expressions of sympathy or for directions please visit us at

Funeral Home

Windsor Locks Funeral Home
441 Spring Street Windsor Locks, CT 06096
(860) 623-3498

Published in Journal Inquirer from May 15 to May 19, 2014