MaryAnn TOLE
Smolarek Funeral Home
2047 Broadway Street
Buffalo, NY
TOLE - MaryAnn
(nee McPartland)
January 6, 2021, of Lancaster, NY, passed away at the age of 78. MaryAnn was born in Buffalo, NY, to the late Peter and Anna (nee Boltz) McPartland. Known as "Mac" to her friends, she graduated from Mt. St. Joseph's Academy in 1961. MaryAnn is survived by her husband of 30 years, Timothy N. Tole and her five children, Eric (Elaina) Wurl, AnnMarie (Troy) Durrance, Jennifer (Jon) Gatto, Aaron (Linda) Wurl and Gretchen (David) Sherriff; cherished grandmother of ten grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; survived by brother James (Kathy) McPartland and the late Patrick (Dorothy) McPartland. Special Aunt to many nieces and nephews. MaryAnn is most remembered for her cooking, her love of family, her enthusiastic singing (especially Happy Birthday), her goofy dancing, and her willingness to laugh at herself. Our "Big Toe," "Sgt. Hulka," Mom, Ma, MeMa, Gramma and Hon. The loss of you is immeasurable, but so is the love you have left behind. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, at 10:00 AM, at St. Philip the Apostle Parish, 950 Losson Rd., Cheektowaga. Please assemble at Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Maryann's name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Pursuant to NYS guidelines, face coverings and social distancing are required at the church. Arrangements by the DANIEL R. SMOLAREK FUNERAL HOME. Please share condolences at

Published by Buffalo News on Jan. 10, 2021.
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Mass of Christian Burial
St. Philip the Apostle Parish
950 Losson Rd., Cheektowaga, NY
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On behalf of Blessed Trinity School alumni, the alumni committee extends sincere condolences on the passing of your wife, mother and sister. A member of our Class of 1957, MaryAnn will be remembered by name at the annual Alumni Memorial Mass at Blessed Trinity Church in the fall of 2021.
Blessed Trinity Alumni
January 10, 2021
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