Mary Ellen Agresti
1923 - 2020
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Mary Ellen (Fulgenzio) Agresti, 97, of Crabtree, died Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020, at Brookdale Latrobe. She was born Jan. 7, 1923, in Crabtree, a daughter of the late Orlando and Rose Simoncini Fulgenzio. Mary Ellen lived a very full and rewarding life. She graduated from Greensburg High School in 1941, and during World War II, worked for Westinghouse Electric. She was a beautician for more than 50 years, and also worked various jobs at Westmoreland Manor, retiring as a switchboard operator with more than 30 years of service. She was a lifelong member of St. Bartholomew Church and was a member of their Rosary Altar Society. Mary Ellen also was active in the community as a founding member of the former Crabtree Volunteer Fire Department Women's Auxiliary, a steward for the SEIU and a member of the Democratic Women's Guild. She enjoyed spending time with her family in Florida and traveling with her husband. Her family would like to thank the staff of Senior Helpers for their loving care while at home, the staff of Brookdale Senior Living for their kindness and care and the staff of Grane Hospice during the last few days of her life. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel L. Agresti Sr.; four brothers, Arthur, Orlando Jr., Joseph and Francis Fulgentzio; and three sisters, Elizabeth and Nickoletta Fulgenzio and Rose Ranieri. She is survived by her two sons, Samuel L. Agresti Jr. (Deborah), of Greenacres, Fla., and Nicholas Agresti, of Alexandria, Va.; two grandsons, Michael Agresti (Tina) and Christopher Agresti; three great-grandchildren, Sophia, Taylor and Vincent Agresti; and numerous nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to celebrate the life of Mary Ellen from 10:30 a.m. until the time of her funeral Mass to be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday in St. Bartholomew Church, with Father Justin Matro, OSB celebrating. Interment will follow in Greensburg Catholic Cemetery. Mary Ellen's family has entrusted her care to the CLEMENT L. PANTALONE FUNERAL HOME INC., 409 W. Pittsburgh St., Greensburg, PA 15601, 724-837-0020. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Bartholomew Church, 2538 Route 119, Crabtree, PA 15624, Senior Helpers, 4000 Hempfield Plaza Blvd., Suite 918, Greensburg, PA 15601, or Brookdale Latrobe Senior Living, 500 Brouwers Drive, Latrobe, PA 15650. To share your memories and photos, offer your condolences, or for directions, please visit us at Natale N. Pantalone, supervisor.

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Published in Greensburg Tribune Review on Sep. 11, 2020.
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September 14, 2020
Nick, I am so sorry for the loss of your mom. I enjoyed hearing the stories about her. She definitely lived a long and full life and left her mark for sure. I wish you and your family peace and comfort during this time and always. Stay well my friend!
Regina Berry
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