Mary Kazes, 90, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., formerly of Altoona, died Sunday.
She was born in Germany, daughter of Frank and Josephine Berger. Surviving are two children: Julie Loria and Christopher; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a brother, Frank Kazes. She was preceded in death by her husband, Christopher; a son, Randolph; and her companion, George Kazes. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Robert H. Auchmoody Funeral Home, Fishkill, N.Y. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 24, 2014, at St. Mary, Mother of the Church, Fishkill.