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At age 96, Mary passed peacefully on April 16, 2021 at the MM Ewing Continuing Care Center in Canandaigua , NY. She was born on March 4, 1925 in Buffalo NY to the late Frank and Jennie (Gugino) Muscato. Survived by son George (Sandy) Harvey; grandchildren, Kristin (Pedro) Citan, Tim (Penny) Hensler, Carol (Mike) Dotterweich, and Christine Hensler; 9 great-grandchildren; brother William (Barbara) Muscato; many nieces, nephews, and extended family and friends.
Mary graduated from Hemlock School and later joined the Women’s Air Force during the Korean Conflict. She always enjoyed being with family, being “Grandma Mary” and always had a faithful pet by her side. Mary had a variety of careers. One of her first was as a telephone operator. She worked many years for Taylor Instrument calibrating barometers. Other jobs included making circuit boards for Cunningham Corp. and as a machinist for Gleason Works and Crosman Arms. Her favorite position was doing detailed craft work part-time for Smidgens in Lima, which she did until she was 90. Along the way she also went to nursing school and was an LPN nurse. In her spare time she was a talented artist and known for her cross stitch creations. One of her joys was creating cross stitch pictures, bookmarks and ornaments which she generously gave to family and friends.
A private graveside service will be held at St. Michael’s Catholic Cemetery, Livonia NY. Memorials may be made in her memory to the Livonia Rotary Club, PO Box 307, Livonia, NY 14487. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com.