Marie (Pietroiacovo) Malone, 92, residing in Huron, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, in Admiral's Pointe Nursing & Rehabilitation Center after an illness.
Marie was born June 16, 1921, in Italy, daughter the late Michael and Lucia Pietroiacovo.
Marie was a member of Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Sandusky and the Holy Redeemer Church in Cleveland, where she was also a member of the Whitcomb Bells Club. In her spare time, she enjoyed playing cards, playing bocce ball and spending time with her family and friends.
Marie is survived by her daughter, Lucille M. (Carl) Hanson, of Sandusky; two sons, Michael (Mary) Malone, of Mentor, Ohio, and Carl (Nena) Malone, of Bainbridge, Ohio; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
Marie was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Malone, in 1978, whom she married Feb. 14, 1941; a daughter, Antoinette M. Malone in 2000; her parents; brother, Nicholas Pietroiacovo; and her sister, Irma Pietroiacovo.
Friends may call noon-1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at Groff Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1607 E. Perkins Ave., Sandusky. Prayers will be at 1 p.m. at the funeral home, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 1:30 p.m., at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 510 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. The Rev. Michael Roemmele will preside. Entombment will follow in Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.
Those wishing to contribute to Marie's memory may do so to Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be shared at grofffuneralhomes.com.