November 2, 1925 ~ October 22, 2008
Reidy, Mary Jane, a 50 year resident of the South Bay, passed away on Wednesday, October 22, 2008 in Torrance. Born in Rochester, NY, Mary was 82 when she died. Mary was a member of St. Lawrence Martyr Church of Redondo Beach and attended daily mass for many many years.
Mary had great style and enjoyed going thrift store shopping and antiquing. She had a creative side and tried her hand at refinishing furniture. Later in life, while her faith in God was her foremost priority, she absolutely loved and doted on her two beautiful grandchildren. She was a beloved friend to many people.
She is survived by her husband of 51 years, John V. Reidy of Torrance, CA; sons, John, James, and Timothy Reidy of Torrance, CA; daughter, Maureen Ann (Steve) Trelease of Torrance, CA; brother, Paul McCarthy of Salt Lake City, UT: grandson, Nathan Trelease; and granddaughter, Stephanie Trelease. She was preceded in death by her parents, Margaret and Patrick McCarthy and her sister Elizabeth Stewart.
Vigil Services will be held at St. Lawrence Martyr Catholic Church in Redondo Beach on Monday October 27 at 7pm. A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Lawrence on Tuesday at 10am, followed by a reception at the church. Burial will be private at Green Hills Memorial Park in Rancho Palos Verdes. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Providence Trinity Care Hospice.
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