Mary "Menya" Stacken, of New Haven passed away peacefully at home April 10, 2021. She was the wife of the late Michael Stacken. Born in New Haven on April 29, 1922, daughter of the late Jacob and Catherine Bakun Schwatz, Mary was a crossing guard for the City of New Haven before becoming a Traffic Safety Assistant with the Traffic & Parking and retired after 21 years. She was also a member of St. Michael's Ukrainian Church and the Women's Immaculate Conception Society. Beloved mother of the late Catherine Silva. Sister of Sophie Oddo DeCarlo and the late Leona Grabowski Marenna and Anne P. Schwatz. Grandmother of Peter Silva and the late Michael Silva. She is also survived by her great grandchildren Julian, Angelica, and Troy Silva.
Funeral services for Mary will be held privately. The Iovanne Funeral Home, Inc. is in care of her arrangements. Share a memory and sign Mary's guest book online at www.iovanne.com