Mrs. Mary J. Dombeck, 77, of 1910 West Lawrence Ave., Ellwood City passed away on Tuesday evening in her residence with her loving family at her bedside.
Mrs. Dombeck was born on March 14, 1937 in Ellwood City to the late James P. and Marie McDevitt Gibbons. She is a member of the Lincoln High School Class of 1955.
Mary had worked at the Ellwood City Knitting Mill, and then for Solomon’s Dry Cleaning, later known as Allegheny Leather Care for sixteen years as a presser.
A devote Catholic, Mary is also a member of the Holy Redeemer Parish. Her greatest joy in life was being with her family.
Mrs. Dombech is survived by her husband of fifty eight years James F. Dombeck whom she married on September 14, 1956, her two daughters and sons-in-law, Toni and Daniel Stephenson of Chewton, Lisa and John Hartman of Cabot, Pa, her two sons and daughters-in-law, Mark and Sandy Dombeck of Castlewood, and Eric and Leah Dombeck of Fombell, her fourteen grandchildren and her eighteen great grandchildren.
She is also survived by her two brothers, Ralph Gibbons, and Thomas (Patricia) Gibbons both of Ellwood City, and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her four sisters, Dora Francis, Kathryn Paswell, Patricia Ierullo, and Alberta Bartle, and her five brothers, John (in infancy), James, Charles, Richard “Barney”, and Arthur Gibbons.
Visitation will be held on Thursday from 4-8 pm and on Friday from 9-9:30 am in the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home, Inc. and Cremation Services.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday at 10:00 am in the Holy Redeemer Church. Interment will follow at the Holy Redeemer Cemetery. Those attending the mass are asked to meet at the funeral home on Friday by 9:20 am.
Memorial contributions in Mrs. Dombeck’s name may be made to the Holy Redeemer Parish. The family requests you view the obituary and sign the guestbook at http://www.teolisfuneralhome.com/