AUBURN | Mary L. Reed, 86, of Auburn, passed away Jan. 3, 2016 at The Commons on St. Anthony. Mary was born on Jan. 22, 1929 in Sayre, Pa., to the late A. Carl and Hazel Womelsdorf Gamba.
She enjoyed knitting and had a special love for animals. Mary was also a great cook and her family looked forward to Sunday dinners at her house.
Mary is survived by her daughter, Linda (Bernard) Brezee; her grandchildren, Elizabeth and Michael Stiles, and Jonathan Brezee; her great-grandchildren, Emma, Taylor, Seth, Shadow, and Desmond; her sister, Lois (Bill) McNarma; her brothers, John (Helene), Dale (Carol), and Larry Gamba; her very close friend, Ann Vandyke, and her many nieces and nephews.
Along with her parents, Mary was predeceased by her loving husband, Carl Reed in 1993, and her brother, Robert Gamba.
Calling hours for Mary will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Jan. 9 at White Chapel Funeral Home Inc., 197 South St., Auburn. A funeral service will be held immediately following calling hours at noon at the funeral home. Burial will be held privately for the family in Soule Cemetery.
Donations in Mary’s name may be made to The Commons on St. Anthony, 3 St. Anthony St., Auburn, NY 13021.You can find the complete original obituary on this website.