HELPER-Our loving sister and aunt, Mary Elizabeth Magliocco passed away Jan. 10, 2013 at the Heirloom Inn in Price at the age of 100.
She was born March 17, 1912 in Segundo, Colo. to James and Josephine Welch Magliocco.
Mary was a longtime resident of Helper and a tireless worker who began working as the legal secretary for the Helper City Attorney Joseph Barboglio at the age of seventeen. She later went to work for the Salt Lake Hardware Company for 32 years where she was the assistant credit manager.
Mary was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church where she was active in the Altar Society. She will be dearly missed by her family and many longtime friends.
Survived by her brothers, Mike Magliocco, Canton, Ga; Frank Magliocco, Helper; three nieces and one nephew, Joyce Welch, Phyllis (Joe) Schaffeld, both of Springfield, Ore, Connie (Alan) Pitts, Auburn, Wash., V.M. (Lynette) Magliocco, Canton, Ga; and her special grand-niece, Bambi (Steven) Erramouspe, Helper.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Joe; and sister, Grace Welch.
Graveside service, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, Noon, Mt. View Cemetery, Helper. A Vigil service will be Tuesday evening 7 p.m. at Mitchell Funeral Home in Price. Family will be at Mitchell's Tuesday and Wednesday one hour prior to services. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home where friends are welcome daily and may share memories of Mary at www.mitchellfuneralhome.net