unknown - March 14, 2012
Mary Ryan Bove of Manlius, passed away peacefully March 14, 2012, at the home of her daughter Michelle and Jason Schneider. Born in Syracuse, she lived in this area her entire life. She was a graduate of Tully High School and received her bachelor’s degree from Syracuse University.
Mary retired as a manager from Verizon Telephone Company after 36 years of service. A communicant of St. Ann’s Church in Manlius, her favorite pastime was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Mary volunteered at the Francis House and would often visit the elderly and the sick through St. Ann’s Church. Mary will always be remembered for the warmth and compassion she showed for others.
Mary was predeceased by her parents, Catherine and William Ryan.
Surviving are her children, Michelle (Jason) Schneider of Manlius, Anne (Paul) Witz of Fayetteville, Diane (James) Walsh of Pompey, and Ralph (Marianne) Bove of Ohio; a sister, Margaret (Donald) Martin of Manlius; grandchildren, Corey, Tyler, Alexis and Ashley Schneider; Zachary and MacKenzie Witz; Jason (Amy) and Brianna Bove; and great-grandchild Logan, son of Jason and Amy Bove.
Eaton-Tubbs Fayetteville Chapel of Schepp Family Funeral Homes has charge of arrangements. For directions a guestbook, please visit scheppfamily.com. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to St. Joseph’s Hospital Foundation, Capital Campaign/Emergency Department.