On Friday, June 21, 2019 Mary Creaturo, beloved mother, grandmother, sister and aunt passed away at the age of 91. He joins her late husband, Leonard Creaturo in heaven.
Mary was born in New Rochelle on January 9, 1928 to the late Vincenzo and Rose (Barone) Macri. She graduated Albert Leonard High School in 1946 and was married to Leonard Creaturo on January 22, 1956. Mary leaves behind two children Leonard Jr. and Roseanne Sparano, two grandchildren Lindsay and Alexander, two sisters Vitena Bonacci and Letitia DelGuidice, one brother Robert Macri and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her two brothers Sam and Vincent Macri.
Mary worked as a bookkeeper/accountant for Stanley Cleaners and Tuck Tape as well as a teacher’s aide at Jefferson Elementary School in New Rochelle. After moving to Connecticut following the death of her husband Leonard of thirty-nine years in 1996, Mary spent her time with her grandchildren and volunteering at Monroe Elementary School. Mary loved to travel and enjoyed many family trips and a tour of Europe with her beloved husband. In her later years, Mary enjoyed traveling with her friends, family and companions to Florida or Arizona and also enjoyed many vacation sites around the country.
Mary was a very generous, loving person and will be deeply missed by everyone who knew her.
Visiting will be on Thursday from 4-8pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, Inc., 16 Shea Pl., New Rochelle. A funeral Mass is scheduled on Friday 10:30am at Blessed Sacrament Church. Interment will follow at Greenwood Union Cemetery.