Mary A. Swist (nee: Bozymowski), age 101, of Brooklyn, on October 17, 2011.
Mary was born and raised in Brooklyn and lived there her entire life. She was a factory worker for Austin, Nichols & Co. in Maspeth, NY, retiring in 1975. Mary was a parishioner of St. Anthony's R.C. Church in Brooklyn where she was a member of the Parish Senior Center. She was also active in the Greenpoint Senior Citizens Club and loved to travel throughout the world.
Mary was the beloved wife of the late Peter Swist (1968). Loving mother of Peter Swist and his wife Ann of Franklin Lakes.
Funeral will depart at 7:30am on Friday, October 21, 2011 from the Browning-Forshay Funeral Home, 557 Lafayette Ave., Hawthorne, for an 8:00am funeral mass at Most Blessed Sacrament R.C Church, Franklin Lakes. Interment will follow at The Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn. Friends may visit with the family at the funeral home on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Christian Health Care Center, 301 Sicomac Ave., Wyckoff, NJ 07481.