Obituary for Mary Parmenter
Mary L. (Smaldone) Parmenter, 92, was called home on February 10, 2017.
Born December 29, 1924 in Brooklyn, N.Y., she was daughter to Michael and Theresa Smaldone
Mary worked for the NYC Board of Education until she retired in 1991.
She was an active member of St. John’s Evangelist Church working as a Eucharistic Minister, lector and money counter. She belonged to the Bellefonte Woman’s Club, A sewing club and the YMCA.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas and her siblings, Carlo Smaldone and Theresa Brown.
Surviving are her five children; Ellen Dyakiw (husband Alexander), Thomas Parmenter , Richard Parmenter (wife Audrey), Joseph Parmenter (wife Beth) and Mary Margaret Gorzelnik (husband John) . Two Grandchildren, Jennifer Youstic (husband Andy) and Jacqueline Gorzelnik.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday February15, 2017, at 10:00A.M. at St. John’s Evangelist Church. Burial will follow in Meyer Cemetery, Benner Township.
A public visitation will be held at Wetzler Funeral Service, Inc. Bellefonte, Tuesday, February 14, 2017 from 2:00 to 4:00 P.m. and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. with a Christian Wake Service at 7:30 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. John Evangelist Church, 134 Bishop Street, Bellefonte, PA. 16823 and Centre Crest Nursing Home, 502 E. Howard Street, Bellefonte, PA. 16823. Burial will take place at St. John's Catholic Cemetery, Bellefonte.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.wetzlerfuneralhome.com.