Mary Ann Rujak

RUJAK, Mary Ann, 87, of Weirton, passed away Saturday, September 7, 2013, at Brightwood Center in Follansbee, WV.

Born on February 21, 1926, Mary Ann was the daughter of the late Ambrose “Lefty” McCaffery and Ilah Robertson McCaffery. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Andrew S. Rujak, on September 9, 2009; and a brother, William McCaffery.

Mary Ann worked in the tin mill payroll department of Weirton Steel Company until her marriage, and then served as a full-time home maker and mother. She was also a member of Saint Paul Roman Catholic Church in Weirton.

She is survived by her son, Philip of Weirton, WV; daughters, Melinda (David) Fuchs of Coldwater, MI, and Andrea (Nick) Fusco of Charleston, SC; cousin (but more like a sister), Marjorie Cowden of Eldersville, PA; and very special friends, Denise (Denis) Palcic of Weirton, WV and Valerie Santangelo of Follansbee, WV. She is also survived by four grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton, WV.

Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated at noon Wednesday at Saint Paul Roman Catholic Church, Weirton with the Rev. Fr. Larry Dorsch presiding.

Memorial contributions may be made to Valley Hospice, 380 Summit Ave., Steubenville, OH.

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