Mary Jane Tuccinard

Mary Jane Tuccinard

Where warm clouds nearer gather. Where teardrops never flow.
Where evening never darkens. Where glad hearts never know the pain of fear and sorrow, the stress of loss or cares.
Where the roses bloom forever, the ones we love are there!

Mary Jane Tuccinard, 81 of Rochester Twp., passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, July 25, 2021 in her home.  She was born in Rochester, PA on August 25, 1939 the daughter of the late Joseph and Clara Maier. She owned and operated MJ’S Notary Services in Rochester for over 50 Years.  She was a longtime member of St. Cecilia Roman Catholic Parish as well as a member of the Rochester Area Fire Department Auxiliary for more than 50 years. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Philip Tuccinard in 2003. 

She is survived by her 6 children: Timothy & Barb Tuccinard, Tammy J. Kaminsky, Roberta Erlwien, Terri Tuccinard, Nick & Darlene Tuccinard, and Philip “PJ” Tuccinard; 10 grandchildren: Tommy (Adrianne) Kaminsky, Tony (Sarah)  Kaminsky, Tim Tuccinard Jr., Tracy Tuccinard, Tricia Tuccinard, Antonio Tuccinard,  Hannah Hall, Haley Hall, Michael Bryant, and Donnie Bryant; 6 great grandchildren: Hunter, Henry, Rocco, Pia, Antonia and Carlo Kaminsky; Siblings: Dorothy Verban, Bill (Maryann) Maier,  and Connie (Sonny) Javens.

Friends will be received on Wednesday from 2pm~8pm in the Huntsman Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Rochester. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday at 10:00am in St. Cecilia Roman Catholic Parish, conducted by Fr. Schreck.

Memorial donations may be made to Make-A-Wish at

39 thoughts on “Mary Jane Tuccinard

  1. Im so sorry for your loss. I always loved when your family came to Ree’s on Sundays. You will truly be missed.

  2. I am so sorry for your loss. Your mother was always so thoughtful and caring. I remember once, I called in to check your hours and I had to transfer a car during my lunch break. I joked with your mom on the phone about having lunch ready for me when I arrived and she did! I will miss the conversations with her on my next car transfer. My most sincere condolences.

  3. What a special person. She took 30 minutes to do my car transfers, 5 minutes of paperwork and 25 mins of catching up on hers and our families. You will truly be missed by many, RIP.

  4. Mary Jane was a blessing to all who knew her. Always a kind word and such an amazing lady. I will miss her beautiful face, her kind words and her words of wisdom. Heaven truly gained an Angel . Rest In Peace my beautiful friend, you will be missed

  5. I am so very sorry to hear of Mary Janes passing. She is such a wonderful person and friend. I used to talk to her at church at St Johns in Monaca when i used to go to 8 am church. To her family and friends God bless you all in this time of great sorrow. She will be missed by everyone who knew her.

  6. So sorry for your loss.
    Always enjoyed being around your family. Know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  7. Mary Jane is one of the nicest people I have ever known. She never has a bad word to say about anyone, if Angels are here on Earth, she is one. I couldn’t ask for a better friend, she will be very sadly missed.

  8. Mary Jane was such a caring and wonderful person. I always went there to get titles transferred and loved talking to her. She has actually waited for me after she was supposed to closed to change a title for me. She will be missed. Thoughts and prayers for the Tuccinard family and all that loved her. 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻

  9. Mary Jane was such a nice person. She transfered many cars through the years. Our sincere sympathy for the entire Tucinard family,

  10. Sorry to hear about Mary Jane’s passing. I loved her spunkiness, forwardness, and her care about how I and my kids were doing. She’s one of the few people in my life that has left a positive impression. I will miss you Mary Jane.

  11. Can’t believe you left us. That face that smile and that laugh are imbedded in my heart and mind forever. I believe that every life you touched was a blessing. May you RIP with all family and friends that passed before you. Our lord obviously needed you and has plans for. Until we meet again. I loved you like I loved my own mother.

  12. Tim, Tammy, Terri, Nick, PJ and the rest of your extended family, you have my sympathy and are all in my prayers.

  13. Such a beautiful soul and person. Mary Jane would literally give you the shirt off of her back if she could. All the times I’ve come over, I never left her house without a smile on my face. I have so many memories spending time at the house and just hanging out. Truly one-of-a-kind. You’ve left such a huge impact in everyone’s life and you will be missed dearly. 💜

  14. So sorry for your loss. May God wrap his loving arms around each of you! Prayers of comfort for each of you 🙏❤️

  15. So sorry to hear of Mary Jane. Such a sweet lady. She has been our go to notary for many years. She will be missed! Thoughts and prayers to her lovingly family. 🙏❣

  16. Mary Jane was one of the sweetest people I have ever known! Thank you so much for sharing your Mom with with so many, I loved her laughs and her cooking (my oldest son always said her spaghetti sauce tasted just like my Mom’s) and she gave the best hugs everytime I would see her! She will be missed by so many!!!

  17. Mary Jane Tuccinard left a mark of kindness and real love with all she came in contact…the smile she gave.will always be…

  18. Sympathies to entire Tuccinard family. MaryJane treated me like her own child… my mother’s oldest and dearest friend, they were like twins! Together again… fly high with the angels. She will be missed

  19. So sorry to hear Mary Jane has passed Phil and Mary Jane were always helpful with the business end but most of all the family treated us like family Our prayers are with family and special prayers for Mary Jane and Phil on their afterlife with Jesus

  20. You have my deepest sympathy and my Prayers go out to your family. I know you are all so Proud of having such a Wonderful Loving Mother. Because she was a wonderful women to everyone. Once anyone meet your Mom they feel in love with her. I myself will always have Great Memories of your mother.
    GOD be with you all. She will be missed by everyone who knew her.
    I know she’s in GODs hands and one day we will see her again.
    Mary Jane Tuccinard You left a mark here on earth and you will in Heaven, also.

  21. Dear Tuccinard family,

    So very sorry for your loss. All humans feel this unnatural sting of death and its only natural to comfort each other. The scriptures impart hope at James 5:28,29 that we can see our loved ones again and without the circumstances we currently live in.
    The scriptures have been provided to give comfort and show us what Gods loving plan is for those who enter rest. Take peace. For comfort from the Bible, please visit

  22. To the Tuccinard family,
    I am so deeply sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. She was an extraordinary person with a lovable heart that made you laugh when you spoke with her. She will be missed by many. Mary Jane thank you for your friendship all these years that my parents known you and now us as grown children have come to you and your family for notary services. I was blessed to know you and call you a friend. God Bless!
    Robin and Gerald Mowbray

  23. I just saw this, on Facebook ! I cried because
    I just enjoyed this wonderful lady
    She taught me how be a notory!
    We had many good times , during the transfer of my titles. I just can not begin to tell you how very sorry I am.
    May god hold her tight as she rests in peace.
    Prayers to the Family. 🙏

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