Maria T. Schiano Caruso

May 18, 1919 ‒ May 07, 2008

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Maria T. “Mary” Schiano Caruso, 88, of Dixie Dr., Mount Vernon, Ohio passed away on Wednesday evening, May 7, 2008 at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon surrounded by her family. She was born on May 18, 1919 in Jamesburg, New Jersey, a daughter of the late Joseph and Fannie (Rufino) Profita.

Mary was a member of Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Mount Vernon. She was a retired clerk for the City of Jamesburg, New Jersey.

Mary is survived by her loving family, Elaine (Ronald) Silverman of Mount Vernon and Allan (Loretta) Schiano Sr. of Monroe Township, NJ; five grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her first husband, Dominick Schiano, her second husband, John A. Caruso Sr. on May 1, 2008; and several brothers and sisters.

The family will receive friends from 9-10 a.m. on Saturday, May 10, 2008 at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 East High St., Mount Vernon.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 10, 2008 at Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with Rev. Father Mark J. Hammond as Celebrant.

A graveside service will held on Friday May 16, 2008 at 12 noon in the Saint James Cemetery in Jamesburg, New Jersey.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 303 East High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Caruso.