BETHLEHEM Mary E. (O'Leary) Mantell, 58, of Bethlehem, PA, passed away on Sunday, October 17, 2021 at Lehigh Valley Hospital – Muhlenberg, of Bethlehem, PA. She was born on October 4, 1963 in Fountain Hill, PA. Mary was the daughter of the late Charles R. and Hermina (Nemeth) O'Leary. She graduated from Nazareth Area High School Class of 1981. Mary served 23 years at Country Meadows as a Dining Associate. She dedicated her life to her family and work. Mary was kind, humble and self-less, always putting others first. She was a very loving companion, mother, grandmother and sister. She also was a beloved doggie mom. Mary will be deeply missed by her companion, Mark Cope, of Hellertown; her children, Jamie O'Leary and husband Jose Rodriguez, of Bangor, Tara Mantell and husband Joshua Hawk, of Bethlehem, and Jeremy Mantell, of Bethlehem; her six grandchildren, Kaylin, Honda, Harmony, Acura, Storm and Diesel; her brothers, Charles O'Leary and wife Ruthanne, of Kansas, and Timothy O'Leary and wife Bonnie, of Newville, PA; her former husband, David Mantell, of Bethlehem; also by her many aunts, uncles and cousins. Family and friends of Mary are invited to a visitation on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 from 9:00-11:00 AM at the Joseph F. Reichel Funeral Home Inc., 220 Washington Park, Nazareth, PA 18064. A Prayer Service will follow at the funeral home at 11:00 AM. Burial will take place at Holy Family Cemetery, of Nazareth. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mary's memory to "The Center for Animal Health & Welfare" and mailed to: 1165 Island Park Rd. Easton, PA 18042. Online condolences may be offered at www.jfreichelfuneralhome.com
under her obituary. Joseph F. Reichel Funeral Home 220 Washington Park Nazareth, PA 18064 (610) 759-0160
Published by The Express Times from Oct. 20 to Oct. 21, 2021.