Mary L. Heaton, 66, Golden LivingCenter-Hillview, passed away Tuesday at the center.
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Leroy and Lucy (Citro) Heaton.
Surviving are many friends and cousins, especially her close cousins: Patricia Pethigal and Louis "Mike" Riccio Jr.; and her special friend and caregiver, Carol Jean McCoy.
Mary was a 1966 graduate of Altoona Area High School. She helped in the kitchen at Betar's Tavern and was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Friends will be received at the 10 a.m. funeral Mass to be celebrated Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Committal will be at Calvary Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Santella Funeral Home.