YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- Shrub Oak resident Mary Love, 99, passed away on July 22.
Love, born in the Bronx, was a parishioner of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, and volunteered for Support Connection.
Even into her 90s she was always eager to help prepare for support connections Support-A-Walk, said Barbara Cervoni, director of services and communication at Support Connection. She did whatever she could to help, she really did as much to help support-a-walk as she could.
Cervoni said Love proudly wore her walk t-shirt quite often as a way to not only raise awarness for the walk, but to show others they could get a shirt too if they were to donate or help. Loves daughter, Katherine Quinn is the executive director of Support Connection.
Love was also mother to Arnold, Albert, Joanne Rhoads, Marion Greene. She was married to Bud Love, and sister to Arnold and Christopher. She is remembered by her grandchildren, Morgan Love, Jonathan and Sarah Rhoads, Lauren Hocker, Jaclyn, Diane and Michael Quinn, Megan and Kristen Greene and great-grandmother to Sophie, Phoenix and Caroline. Her nieces and nephews Noeline Telesca, Martha and Christopher Raines, as well as several great nieces, nephews, cousins and family friends.
Visitation will be held at Yorktown Funeral Home, 945 East Main Street, Shrub Oak on Monday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Mass will be held at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 1377 East Main Street, Shrub Oak, N.Y. on Tuesday at 11 a.m. Internment will be at Brigadier General William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery where she will be laid to rest next to her husband.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to Support Connection, 40 Triangle Center, Suite 100, Yorktown Heights, N.Y. 10598 or www.supportconnection.org .
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