Maree E. Fitzpatrick, 83, Hollidaysburg, formerly of 637 Pin Oak Drive, Erie, died Thursday at Altoona Regional after an extended illness.
She was born in Johnstown, daughter of the late Frank and Catherine (Kelly) Mabon. She married William J. Fitzpatrick on July 5, 1962, at Our Mother of Sorrows Catholic Church, Johnstown.
Surviving are five children: Tim and wife, Norma, of Erie, Colleen Hanson and husband, Will, of Lock Haven, Michael of Cleveland, Ohio, William Jr. of Erie and Katie Foster and husband, George, of Hollidaysburg; 12 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a brother, Monsignor Thomas K. Mabon of Hollidaysburg.
She was preceded in death by four siblings: Frank, William, Sister Kathleen and Nancy Mabon.
Maree was a1947 graduate of Johnstown Catholic High School. She retired in 1991 as a computer operator at Northwest Savings Bank, Erie, with 12 years of service. She was a member of St Luke's Parish, Erie, and was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.
Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Jones Funeral Home, where a vigil for the deceased will be celebrated during the visitation. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg, Father Anthony J. Legarski officiating. Committal rites will be held at Grandview Cemetery, Johnstown.