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Mary Ann Dambrosia, 56, of Punxsutawney, died Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, at Hershey Medical Center.
She was born July 23, 1957, in Punxsutawney, a daughter of the late Thomas Arthur Dambrosia and Annabelle Marie (Baranick) Dambrosia, who survives and resides in Punxsutawney.
She was a 1975 graduate of Punxsutawney Area High School.
Mary Ann was a member of S.S. Peter & Paul Byzantine Church.
She was helpful in supporting fundraising activities of the church, such as the trash and treasure sale and selling the homemade pierogies and Easter bread.
She worked as an Administrative Assistant for the Punxsutawney Area Hospital for over thirty years.
Mary Ann was a kind, sweet soul, and was very caring and gracious to others.
Her hobby was buying and selling antiques and collectibles, especially glass antiques.
In addition to her mother, she is survived by one brother, Thad Dambrosia and wife Linda of Harrisburg; six nieces, whom she dearly loved, Lyndsey Dambrosia of Mechanicsburg, Sarah Dambrosia of Harrisburg, Alyssa Dambrosia of Harrisburg and Kaycee, Taylor and Rylee Glattke and brother-in-law Eric Glattke, all of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.
In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by a sister, Barbara Jo Glattke.
There will be no visitation.
A memorial service will be held at later date at S.S. Peter & Paul Byzantine Church.
Arrangements are entrusted to Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc., Punxsutawney.
Memorial donations may be made in Mary Ann's memory to S.S. Peter & Paul Byzantine Church, 714 Sutton St., Punxsutawney, PA 15767 or to the National Kidney Foundation, 3109 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3000.
Online condolences may be made at www.shumakerfh.com.