Mary Kritikos, age 96 of Versailles Boro died October 12, 2020 at Transitions Health Care. Born August 14, 1924 in Indiana Township, she was the daughter of the late Luigi and Carmella (DePaula) Santone and the wife of the late James Kritikos.
Mary worked for US Steel and Christy Park Works in her early years. She was a member of Mary Mother of God Parish. Mary was a former member of the Woman's Group Croatian Club #146 and the Friendship Club of McKeesport. She enjoyed chatting with her family and the residents in her apartment community and playing bingo. Her final wish was to tell her family how much she loved them.
She is survived by her nieces, Dolly (Orland) Bethel of Greensburg, Barb Wygonick of McKeesport, and Rita McKusker of Elizabeth Township; nephews, Jack (Darlene) Santone of McKeesport and John Vincent (Julie) Santone of Virginia; step-daughter, Jackie Armstrong of Somerset; as well as many great-nieces and great-nephews.
She was also proceeded in death by brothers, Frank, Patsy, Tony and John Santo, and niece, Judy Johnson. The family would like to thank the caretakers from "From The Heart" Agency and the staff at Transitions Health Care for the kindness and care they gave Mary.
Family and friends will be received at Willig Funeral Home & Crematory on Wednesday, October 14, 2020, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick Church. Inurnment will be in McKeesport Versailles Cemetery.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.willigfuneralcremationservices.com
Chris Odasso, Owner
Originally published October 13, 2020.