Mary M. Ricciardi, 95 formerly of Rochester Twp., passed away on September 4, 2020 in Providence Care Center. She was born in East Rochester on August 31, 1925 the daughter of the late Adam and Ann (Palakovich) Hodnick. Retired from Verizon where she was employed for 30 plus years as a telephone operator. She was a member of St. Cecilia Roman Catholic Parish and the Croatian Fraternal Union Lodge 85.
She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph A. Ricciardi; her siblings: Adam Hodnick, Paul (Mary) Hodnick, Ann (John) Silipigni, and Dolores Hodnick; and a brother-in-law: John Moehrle.
She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law: Mary Jo and Richard Bittner, Monaca: two beloved grandchildren: Joseph (Wendy) Bittner, Brighton Twp.; and Dr. Jamie (Dan) Summers, Rochester Twp.; two great grandchildren: Lauren and Nathan Summers; a sister: Betty Jane Moehrle, Las Vegas, NV, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received on Wednesday from 10am to 11:30am in the Huntsman Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Rochester. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at Noon in St. Cecilia Roman Catholic Parish.
Interment will follow in St. Cecilia Cemetery.