Mary Ann Breznick 84, died Tuesday evening January 8, 2013 at Indian River Nursing Home in Granville, NY.
She was born July 7, 1928 in Manhattan, NY the daughter of the late Anthony and Rose (Melfi) Barbaro. Mary was a graduate of Fort Ann Central School class of 1946 as the salutatorian.
She married Edward John Breznick Sr. in Middle Granville, NY on June 12, 1948.
Mary was a member of St. Raphael’s Catholic Church and the Catholic Daughters of America Court St. Catherine. She served her church as the collector for the community flower fund for deceased member.
She was employed by Esther’s Store on main street Poultney for many years.
She is survived by her son Edward j Breznick Jr. & his wife Kathy, of Poultney, by her daughter Paula Jean Skelley & her husband Michael , of Albany, NY, by her 4 granddaughters, Jenn (Kathy) Skelley, Jill (Carrie) Skelley, Amie (Evan) Kirschenbaum and Kristi (Crystal) Breznick, by her brother, Anthony Ross, of Glens Falls, NY, by her great-grandson Jett Kirschenbaum and her great-granddaughter Aria Kirschenbaum, also by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mary was predeceased by her husband Edward John Breznick Sr., who died February 12, 2011, by her brothers Louis and James Ross and by her sister Carmella Beayon.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Friday January 11, 2013 at 11 A.M. at St. Raphael the Arch Angel Catholic Church, Poultney. The Rev. Daniel Jordan as celebrant.
Visiting hours for family and friends will be held on Thursday January 10, 2013 from 4 P.M. until 7 P.M. at the Roberts-Aubin Funeral Home, 266 Allen Avenue, Poultney.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Raphael’s Catholic Church at 21 East Main Street, Poultney, VT 05764.