Of Sault Ste. Marie, passed away on Tuesday, February 10, 2015.
Mary, a loving mother of two, Paula Burrough and Mark Lepore, was born to Assunta Beltrano and the late Anthony Beltrano on May 30, 1952. She also leaves behind her son in law, Charles Ross Burrough and her 2 grandchildren Finnley Charles Burrough and Kieran Burrough, all of whom she was extremely proud of. Sister of Terry Beltrano (Dawn) and aunt of Suzanne Beltrano. Niece of Joe, Mike and Emma Beltrano and their families, as well as many of caring relatives and friends in Christ.
Mary attended Korah Collegiate High School, before starting a family. She later continued further education in the Health Care field graduating with a number of certificates and worked primarily at the Sault Area Hospital in several areas including SPD and Respiratory Technician. She was a member of the Finnish Church on Peoples Road and was the most generous individual who always gave to those in need, even when she did not have. She taught her children that in giving you will receive tenfold. She loved singing and dancing for her King and was always joyful in His presence. Mary took much pleasure in beauty around her. She loved to make holiday wreaths and flower arrangements and radiated talent and love. She also enjoyed cooking and being with family.
Friends may visit at Northwood Funeral Home Cremation and Reception Centre (942 Great Northern Road 705-945-7758) on Friday, February 13, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. until time of funeral service in the Chapel at 12:00 noon. Private interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
The family wishes to thank all of those who cared for her over the years and supported her during time of difficulty and through her illness.