Mary Piccari Panasewicz


Mary Piccari Panasewicz, 102, formerly of Neshannock Woods and Cunningham Avenue passed away the morning of July 12, 2019, at Edison Manor on her 102nd birthday.
Mary was born in New Castle on July 12, 1917, to the late Leo and Antonetta Biasucci Piccari. She was also lovingly raised by the late Maria Piccari Toscano.
Mary married Edmond Panasewicz on May 24, 1939, and he preceded her in death on May 29, 1974.
Mary was a lifelong member of St. Vitus Church, now Holy Spirit Parish.
In her early years, Mary had worked for the National Pants Factory.
Mary is survived by her children, Anita Guyton and her husband, Mike, of New Castle, Edmond Panasewicz (Panavich) and his wife, Pat, of Columbia, South Carolina, and Gary Panasewicz of New Castle; her sister, Norma Fiorito of New Castle; four grandchildren, Patrick Guyton and his wife, Gretchen, Jason Panavich and his wife, Allison, Carolyn Cantwell and her husband, Mike, and Alyssa DeSimone and her husband, Eric; and a great-grandchild, Piper Guyton.
In addition to her parents and Maria Toscano and her husband, Mary was preceded in death by two brothers, Anthony (Tosk) and Louis Toscano; and three sisters, Lee Piccari, Caroline Toskin and Florence Yanucil.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Monday at the Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home and Crematory, 3000 Wilmington Road.
A Blessing Service will be conducted at noon Monday at the funeral home. The Rev. Victor Molka Jr. of Holy Spirit Parish will officiate.
Burial will be in St. Vitus Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105.
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Published on July 12, 2019
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3 posts

Bonnie Davisson
Jul 14, 2019
My deepest sympathy Mary was a beautiful person! Now she is a beautiful angel ❤️
Sally Recio
Jul 13, 2019
I will always remember with joy and love how much Mary loved all the dogs who visited and loved her at Edison. Thank you all for the pleasure of getting to be with her and loving her.
William Boyles
Jul 13, 2019
Peaceful White Lilies Basket was purchased for the family of Mary Piccari Panasewicz by William Boyles.  Send flowers