Mary Pelaia

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Mary C. Pelaia, 83, of Hanover, PA, entered into God's eternal care, Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at the Manor Care Health Services of Carlisle, PA. Born June 24, 1931 in Newark, NJ, she was the daughter of the late James and Margaret (Sullivan) Murphy and sister of the late Michael Murphy. Mary was the loving wife of the late Fred A. Pelaia who died April 30, 2014. Mary was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hanover. Mrs. Pelaia was a graduate of South Side High School, Newark, NJ. Mary is survived by her sons; Thomas Pelaia and his wife Maria of Livingston, NJ, Donald Pelaia of Hanover, PA, Paul Pelaia and his wife Deborah of Spring Grove, PA, Mark Pelaia of Hanover, PA, her daughters; Marian Meola and her husband Anthony of Newport Coast, CA, Cathy Smith and her husband Steven of Harrisburg, PA, five grandchildren; Matthew Meola, Gregory Meola, Lindsay Meola, Lauren Pelaia, Alex Pelaia and two great-granddaughters, Abigail and Emily Meola. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 AM, Saturday, May 30, 2015 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 5125 Grandview Road, Hanover, PA, with Father Stephen Kelley as celebrant. Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Church Cemetery, Hanover, PA. Visitation will be held from 3-7 PM, Friday, May 29, 2015 at the Kenworthy Funeral Home, Inc., 269 Frederick Street, Hanover, PA with a Prayer Service held at 6:30 PM. Serving as casketbearers will be Donald Pelaia, Thomas Pelaia, Paul Pelaia, Mark Pelaia, Matthew Meola, Gregory Meola and Alex Pelaia. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in memory of Mary may be made to the Greater Pennsylvania Chapter, 2595 Interstate Drive, Suite 100, Harrisburg, PA 17110. The Kenworthy Funeral Home, Inc., 269 Frederick Street, Hanover, PA has been entrusted by the family with the funeral arrangements. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.kenworthy.com.



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Kenworthy Funeral Home
269 Frederick Street
Hanover, PA 17331
717-637-6259
Published in Carroll County Times on May 27, 2015
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