Mrs. Mary Lou Geadrities, 83, of Rutherford, New Jersey, passed away Monday, May 21, 2018, at her home.
Born in Pittston, she was the daughter of the late Theodore and Anna Slucinsky Salitis. She was a graduate of Duryea High School and Lackawanna Business College. Prior to her retirement, Mary Lou was employed by General Wall Coverings and MCS Cannon, both of Rutherford, New Jersey.
Mary Lou was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Rutherford, New Jersey. She was a very active member of the Kip Center, the Golden Agers and participated in the Senior Olympics through the Rutherford Rec, all of Rutherford, New Jersey.
Mary Lou was a loving mother and grandmother, enjoyed spending time with her cats and was known for her gardening.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel P. Geadrities, who passed away on July 25, 2003 and one brother, Robert Salitis.
Daughter, Susan Clement of Rutherford, New Jersey
Granddaughter, Sara Clement of Rutherford, New Jersey
Nieces and nephews
Funeral will be held on Friday, May 25, 2018, at 11:00 am from the Bernard J. Piontek Funeral Home Inc., 204 Main Street, Duryea with the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 am in Holy Rosary Church, 127 Stephenson Street, Duryea. Interment will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Duryea. A viewing will be held on Friday morning from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at the funeral home. To leave an online condolence for Mary Lou's family, please visit the funeral home website, www.piontekfuneralhome.com.
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Susan and Family, So many wonderful memories of Mary Lou. Always a smile and positive feelings. I will miss her, cousin Kevin McGovernKevin McGovern (2 months ago)
Dear Sue & Sara, I hope the memories you have of Mary Lou will comfort you during this time and eventually bring a smile back to your face remembering the happy times.... "As long as we remember a person, they're not really gone. Their thoughts, their feelings, their memories, they become a part of us." Justin CroninJohn Geary (3 months ago)
Dear Susan and Family, I am so sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. What a wonderful Lady !! I have so many GREAT memories of her and your Dad with my parent's (Joan & Tom) and Nancy & Gene !! They are All having a Big Party Together now ! With sympathy, Linda and FamilyLinda (Kraky) Lepre (3 months ago)
Susan and Sara, We are so sorry for your loss and will keep you in our prayers.Your friends at Acme Engraving (3 months ago)
Susan & Sara My deepest sympathies. I loved Mary Lou. She was like a big sister to me. Cousins Rosalie & WayneRosalie Warner (3 months ago)
Dear Susan: Your mom is in a better place with our Lord Jesus. Love you and your family very much. Your friend always, VictorVictor Jacob (3 months ago)
Such a Great Neighbor with Fond memories! Thanks for being a positive impact during Terry's childhood, you were like a 2nd mother to him, always making sure he was well fed and behaving! You will truly be missed! Ps Thanks for sharing your deviled egg recipe, something we will cherish forever! Rest Easy MaryLou XoXoTerry & Barbara(Prekas) (3 months ago)
My sincerest sympathy to Susan and Sara.Joanne Pearn (3 months ago)
Much love to you, Susan and Sara. Marylou and your Father were family to us Orr's. I know that the last two years were so difficult, but you and Sara brought unconditional support to your Mom. She is at peace and without pain now, I can picture the four of them dancing in heaven.Colleen Orr-Meyer (3 months ago)
Susan and Sara, my deepest sympathy in the loss of your mother/grandmother. She will be sadly missed.Jeanette Geadrities (3 months ago)
My condolences to you and Sarah. If there’s anything me and Linda could do for you let us know. You did a lot for her and made her happy every time he saw you knowing that she was gonna get the best careFrom you and your daughterFrank Zaccherio (3 months ago)
My condolences to u and Sara. U gave her all u could by being there by her side. She knew u would always be there for her. Hold ur head high knowing she lived a good life.Frank Zaccherio (3 months ago)
Sue. I'm so sorry for your loss. Mom is in a better place. Take care of you and your familyBob Esposito (3 months ago)
Sue, I'm so very sorry to hear about your Mom. I will miss your Mom also, and feel lucky to have known her. Love, LindaLinda Geisel (3 months ago)