The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

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November 21, 2013

Maryann L. Indovina

Ex-valley woman served at St. Joe’s, John XXIII

BRADENTON, Fla. — Maryann L. Indovina of Bradenton, formerly of the Shenango Valley, went to her Lord on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, in Bradenton. She was 80.

Mrs. Indovina was born May 1, 1933, in Pittsburgh to her parents, Anthony and Ann Le Donne.

Maryann graduated in 1955 from Carnegie Tech University, Pittsburgh, with a bachelor’s degree in business and a minor in music.

Playing the organ and directing choirs in Pittsburgh and Hermitage was her avocation. Her vocation was as an activities director for 10 years at John XXIII Home in Hermitage.

She was a member of the 9 a.m. St. Joseph’s Church choir, Sharon. Her life revolved around her faith and working with various parish groups and activities at St. Joseph’s.

She loved the arts and played bridge her entire adult life.

Maryann lived her life with grace and dignity. She is loved by her family and friends who are comforted in knowing she is resting peacefully with her Lord.

Maryann is survived by her loving husband of 56 years, Philip; her daughters, Paula Ann Bracken and Natalie Vanpelt; a son-in-law, Kenneth Bracken; her grandchildren, Valerie, Howard and Lewis; her great-grandchildren, Anthony and Aveah; and a sister-in-law, Marie Funaro.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Tidewell Hospice Inc., 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34238.



Mrs. Philip (Maryann L.), 80, Bradenton, Fla., formerly of the Shenango Valley.

Calling hours: 6 to 8 p.m. today (11-21-13) in BROWN & SONS FUNERAL HOMES & CREMATORY, 26th Street Chapel, 5624 26th St.. West, Bradenton, FL 34207. Condolences to

Service: Celebration Mass is set for a noon eulogy and 12:15 p.m. Mass Friday (11-22-13) in St. Joseph Catholic Church, 3100 26th St. West, Bradenton, FL 34205.

Interment: Committal services at 2:30 p.m. Friday in Sarasota National Cemetery, 9810 State Road 72, Sarasota, FL 34241.

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