Mary Steele

Mary Steele, 79, Bellwood, died Saturday at UPMC Altoona.

She was born in Bellwood, daughter of the late Giovanni (John) and Maria (Cretura) Benedetto.

Surviving are a son: Dr. Spencer J. in Nevada; two sisters: Josephine Fortney of Ocean City, Md., and Jane Woods of Sinking Valley; four brothers: Paul of Carlisle, David in Connecticut, Pat of Keyser, W.V., and Charles Benedetto of Bellwood. She was preceded in death by a son, Kelly R; a brother: Albert Benedetto; and a sister: Elizabeth Richmond.

Mary retired as a hair stylist and owner of Mary Steele’s Beauty Shop, Bellwood.

At the request of the deceased, there will be no public visitation or funeral service. Interment will be at Logan Valley Cemetery, Bellwood. Arrangements are by Jon C. Russin Funeral Home, Bellwood.