Funeral services for Mary F. "Mitzie" (Hervatin) Mahne, age 80, will be 11 a.m. Friday at Spear-Mulqueeny Funeral Home, 667 Mentor Avenue, Painesville, where family and friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
A Painesville resident, Mary was born on January 26, 1934, in Johnsonburg, Pa. and passed away August 5, 2014, at UH Ahuja Medical Center in Beachwood.
As a young girl, she moved to Painesville where she became a long-time member of St. Mary Catholic Church. Mary graduated from Harvey High School. She retired from Chase Bank in Painesville.
Mrs. Mahne was an active member of the American Slovenian Club in Fairport Harbor where she was honored as the 2009 Slovene Woman of the Year. She also enjoyed volunteering in the kitchen at the Slovenian Club, loved Polka Music, dancing, cooking, and baking
Survivors are her daughters, Christine (Walter) Ruuska of Mentor and Lucinda (David) Mitchin of Cuyahoga Falls; four grandsons who meant the world to her,
Carl Ruuska, Erik Ruuska, Tyler (Kali) Mitchin, and Jacob Mitchin; brothers,
Louis (Jean) Grzely of Concord and John Grzely of Fairport Harbor; and aunt, Ann Mack of Streetsboro. She is also survived by several nephews and nieces
She was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony Mahne in 2001; mother, Mary (Rote) (Hervatin ) Grzely;
father, Louis Hervatin; and step-father, Louis Grzely
Interment will be in Riverside Cemetery in Painesville.
Spear-Mulqueeny Funeral Homes
667 Mentor Ave. Painesville, OH 44077
Published in www.News-Herald.com on Aug. 6, 2014