Mary C. (Devaney) Taborne
Died: June 1, 2014
Mary C. (Devaney) Taborne, 81, of Vestal, passed away peacefully after a brief illness on Sunday, June 1, 2014. She was predeceased by her parents, Gerald and Theresa Devaney; a brother, Joseph; and a son-in-law, Joseph Hooker. She is survived by her beloved husband of 56 years, Michael Taborne, Vestal; one daughter, Peggy Hooker, Apalachin; one son, Michael Taborne, Vestal; four grandchildren, Ryan and Julie Hooker, and Brian and Kyle Taborne; one daughter-in-law, Donna Taborne; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Bridget and Donald Slish, Vandling, PA, and Anne Marie and Doug Sampson, Carbondale, PA; several nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was a member of Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Vestal. Mary was a retired employee of the Vestal Nursing Center, a member of the Vestal Senior Center and a past member of the Vestal Community Choir. She enjoyed attending her grandchildren's various activities and her road trips with her good friends, Betty and Barb. Mary always enjoyed a good glass of Merlot.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday at 9:30 a.m. from St. Rose of Lima Church, Carbondale, PA. Burial will be in St. Rose Cemetery, Carbondale, PA. The family will receive friends at the Allen Memorial Home, 511-513 East Main Street, Endicott on Thursday from 5-7 p.m. and at Brennan and Brennan Funeral Home, Inc., 55 Lincoln Avenue, Carbondale, PA on Friday from 5-7 p.m. Expressions of sympathy in Mary's memory may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241.