Mary Patricia (Maher) Oppici(1923 - 2013)

Mary Patricia Oppici, 91, of Peterborough, NH, died peacefully, Wednesday, April 10, 2013, Surrounded by her loving family.

Mary was born on January 14, 1923 in Atlantic Township, NJ the daughter of Thomas Maher and Margretta Daily Maher.

She met and married her husband Joseph Oppici in FT. Monmouth, NJ. Together they raised their son Lawrence. They spent three years in Florida before moving to Peterborough where they had resided since. She worked as a secretary for the United States Government for many years. Mary was a parishioner of St. Peter's Church of Divine Mercy Parish in Peterborough. She enjoyed cooking and taking care of her family and their home, she was also an avid reader.

Mary is survived by her loving son Lawrence Oppici of Ft. Lauderdale, FL and her sister Grace Hiedel of Seekonk, MA. She is predeceased by her husband Joseph who died in 2001.

Visiting hours were held on Friday April 12th from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Jellison Funeral Home, 25 Concord Street, Peterborough, NH. A Mass of Christian burial was held on Saturday April 13th at 11:00 AM at St. Peter's Church of Divine Mercy Parish, 18 Vine Street, Peterborough, NH with the Monsignor Gerald Belanger as Celebrant. Burial will follow at a later date in May.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests that memorial contributions be made in Mary's name to St. Peter's Church of Divine Mercy Parish, 18 Vine Street, Peterborough, NH 03458.

Jellison Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Please visit to view an online obituary.

Funeral Home

Jellison Funeral Home
25 Concord Street Peterborough, NH 03458
(603) 924-3511
Published in The Monadnock Ledger-Transcript on Apr. 16, 2013