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Obituary: Mary Saccomanno Columbo

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HELPER--Loving and devoted mother, grandmother, sister and dear friend, Mary Saccomanno Colombo, age 83, died November 8, 1999 in Price, Utah.

She was born December 29, 1915 in Spring Glen, Utah to Ralph and Maria Theresa Potestio Saccomanno. Married John Frank Colombo July 14, 1935 in Price, Utah. He died March 13, 1985. Lifelong member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Helper, where she was an active member of the Alter Society and was honored as woman of the year.Her greatest love and joy was cooking for and being with her family. She was an avid bowler and enjoyed playing in several leagues for many years. She also enjoyed being a member of the Merry "Mix Up's".

Survived by sons, Richard Colombo, Helper; and Samuel Colombo, Seattle, Washington; three sisters and a brother, Carmella Priano, Helper; Charles Saccomanno, Spring Glen; Gemma Larcher, Price; Pauline Lepore, Midvale; four grandsons, Paul Colombo, Phoenix; John Colombo, Germany; Mark Colombo, Seattle; Thomas Colombo, Seattle; great-grandchildren, Sarah, Ellen Mary, Mary Brennyn and Samantha Colombo and Derek and Ryan Johnston.

Preceded in death by parents, infant son Ralph, grandson Richie Colombo, three brothers, James, Joseph and Armand.

Funeral mass, Saturday, November 13, 1999, 10 a.m. St. Anthony Catholic Church. Vigil service Friday evening 7 p.m. at the church in Helper. Family will be at St. Anthony's Friday and Saturday one hour prior to services. Committal service: Mt. View Cemetery, Helper. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to St. Anthony Catholic Church.