NEW MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – Funeral services will be held Sunday at 4:00 p.m. at Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Poland Chapel for Mary E. (Leone) Reigle, 67, who passed away Monday evening at Masternick Memorial.
Mary was born March 3, 1949 in Youngstown, a daughter of the late Thomas A. And Clara (DeCola) Leone.
She attended Wilson High School and formerly worked at downtown McKelvey and Weatherbee Coats in Youngstown.
Mary enjoyed driving to the Warren main McDonalds where she met many hearing and deaf friends. Although born deaf she had great rhythm for music and dance. She loved all animals and had a collection of teddy bears and kittens.
Mary is survived by her two sisters, Gloria (Frank) Wielbruda of Girard and Ginger (Steve) Kubala of Poland; two brothers, Tom “Bones” Leone of Poland and Pastor Jim “Squirt” (Georgia) Leone of Boardman; lifelong friend, Darlene Mitchell of FL; special friends, Laurie Ross of Warren and Amy Bushardt of Volant, PA; many nieces and nephews; great nieces and nephews; great great nieces and nephews; 2 great great great nephews; a son; and two grandchildren.
Mary was also preceded in death by a sister, Josephine Leone Nave; brother-in-law, Grier Nave; special niece, Mary E. Brincko; and a great niece, Sunny Crane.
Family and friends may call Sunday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
The family would like to thank the staff at Masternick Memorial for their compassionate care during Mary’s stay.
Please visit www.higgins-reardon.com to send condolences.
A television tribute will air Friday, July 29 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV, 8:41 a.m. MyYTV, 9:58 a.m and 8:59 p.m. Bounce TV, 12:25 p.m. WKBN, 10:24 p.m. FOX