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Mary M. Sabo

December 17, 1918 — June 7, 2016

Mary Marczyk Sabo, 97, of Bethlehem Twp., died on Tuesday, June 7, 2016. She was born December 17, 1918, in Nesquehoning, PA, daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Kathryn (Lehonchak) Marczyk. Mary was the devoted wife of 56 years to the late John Sabo. Mary was a 1936 graduate of Mauch Chunk High School. She worked in a clothing factory in Allentown and later on the production line making Peeps Chicks at Just Born, Inc. prior to serving as the bookkeeper for over 20 years for Dr. Leo J. Hastings, Jr. Mary was a life-long parishioner of St. John Capistrano Catholic Church and more recently a parishioner of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. She enjoyed cooking, baking, crocheting and knitting and was very talented with needlework. Mary also was an avid gardener but most especially loved spending time with her family.

Mary will be dearly missed by her daughters, Patricia Arnaiz and her husband, James of Naples, FL; and Mary Catherine Gosztonyi and her husband, Gary of Bethlehem, Twp.; son, John J. Sabo and his wife, Susan of Myrtle Beach, SC; sister, Violet Marczyk and brother, John Marczyk both of Nesquehoning, PA; as well as her six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Helen Porembo, Frances Hastings and Martha Yatsko and brothers, Frank and Joseph Marczyk.

The Connell Funeral Home is honored to assist in arrangements. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 11, 2016, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 3219 Santee Rd. Bethlehem, PA 18020. A burial service will follow at Holy Saviour Cemetery.

Holy Saviour Cemetery
2575 Linden St.
Bethlehem PA 18017

Mass of Christian Burial
Saturday, June 11, 2016
10:00 AM
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church
3219 Santee Road
Bethlehem PA 18020

Funeral HomeConnell Funeral Home, Inc.
245 East Broad St.
Bethlehem PA - 18018

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