Concetta “Mae” Contino, 97 formerly of Ellwood City passed away at the Grove in Harmony on Thursday, November 28, 2019 at 12:30 PM.
Born in Ellwood City on January 21, 1922, Mae was the daughter of the late Alphonso and Virginia Colucci Magnifico. Mae was a member of Holy Redeemer Parish. She was also a member of C.D. of A. Court 901, the Christian Mothers and Golden Agers all of the church. She taught CCD and helped with Tuesday lunches at Holy Redeemer School. She helped coordinate weddings at Purification B.V.M. Church. She was a graduate of Lincoln High School. Mae was the laundry supervisor at the Ellwood City Hospital for 42 years until her retirement in 1987.
Surviving is a sister-in-law, Mary Ellen Magnifico and several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
Mae was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, William Contino on June 16, 1997, 3 brothers, Dominick, Nick and Thomas Magnifico and 4 sisters, Josephine and Rose Magnifico, Louise Perno and Antonetta Lobozzo.
Friends may call at the Joseph A. Tomon, Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, 97 Grim Ave., Ellport on Sunday, December 1, 2019 from 3 to 6 PM where a Blessing Service will follow at 6 PM with Fr. Mark L. Thomas.
Entombment will be in St. Peter Mausoleum in Holy Redeemer Cemetery.
Barbara McGrady Johnston
I have many fond memories of Aunt Mae and Uncle Bill. Happy they can be together now. With much love and respect to my dear aunt. God bless.
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