- Published on Wednesday, 05 February 2014 00:01
- Written by Town Crier Staff
Born on December 22, 1913 and passed into Gods presence on January 18th, 2014.
Mary was a housewife and lived in Los Altos since 1961 and married to a wonderful man Hilary (Pete) Pavela who worked in the Aerospace field. She was very active at St Williams church and school functions and loved to be active at anything to help people and volunteered on election boards and the cancer charity store and the YLI in Los Altos. Her main interests were painting and working in the garden.
A private memorial service was held at Gates of Heaven Cemetery on Thursday Jan 23rd. She made it to her 100th birthday and had a special party and a mass on her actual 100th birthday at St. Williams Church. She is survived by her only child, George Pavela who lives in Los Altos.
A memorial mass will be held for her on Sunday, March 16th at the 10:45 mass at St. Williams Church.