COLUMBIANA- Mary R. Clayton, 91, a lifelong Youngstown resident, died Tuesday morning after a short illness.
She was born to Emmett A. and Ann Haney Loney on November 4, 1929, the fourth of 5 children. She graduated from St. Patrick’s grade school and Woodrow Wilson High School. She married William Clayton on April 15, 1950. He preceded her in death in 2006. She was also preceded in death by her siblings, John A. Loney, Ann Clifford, Michael Jerome (Jerry) Loney, and Thomas J. Loney.
Mary worked at St. Elizabeth Health Center for many years and retired from Panache Hair Salon in 2009.
Mary leaves her 5 children Suzanne (James) Hughes of Charlotte NC, Nancy (Richard) Bohrer of Clear Lake Shores, Texas, William Clayton of Mantua, Thomas (Karen) Clayton of Columbiana and Betsy (Patrick) Kerrigan of Youngstown. She leaves 8 grandchildren Kevin Hughes, Colleen (Christopher) Karvetski, Kara (Paul) Gilroy, Michael (Blaire) Quaranto, William (Lisa) Quaranto, William Clayton, Jennifer Clayton, Thomas (Colleen) Clayton and 6 great-grandchildren: Mary Collette, Thomas, Louise, Oliver, Trinity, and Clara Rose.
Family and friends are invited to calling hours from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM on Friday, April 30, 2021 at the Edward J. Fox Funeral Home, 4700 Market Street. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11:00 AM on Friday at St. Patrick Church, officiated by Fr. Kevin Peters. She will be buried at Calvary Cemetery.
The family requests that material tributes may be made to St. Patrick’s Church in Mary’s honor.
Due to our current health crisis COVID-19 we are asking anyone attending to please wear a face mask or covering and to please maintain all social distancing guidelines mandated by the state (6 -foot apart and not to linger) Thank you.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Edward J. Fox & Sons Funeral Home 4700 Market St. Boardman, Ohio.
Family and friends of Mary may visit www.foxfuneralhome.org to view this obituary and send condolences to the Clayton Family.
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