Mary Bredesen

Obituary of Mary Ann Bredesen

Mary Ann Bredesen (nee Mazza), 93, formerly of Connellsville, PA, died Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at Oak Hills Nursing Center after a brief illness. She was born October 16, 1928 in Connellsville, PA and had been a Lorain resident for the past 4 years moving from Connellsville, PA. Mary graduated from Connellsville High School in 1946 and worked for General Electric, Cleveland as an Inspector and had also worked as a butcher at Lucky's Butcher and Meat Market, Connellsville. She was a member of St. Rita's Catholic Church in Connellsville, PA and Christian Mothers' Association. Mary enjoyed staying active at Topps and Weight Watchers while in Connellsville and loved spending time with her family. She is survived by her son, Danny Augustine of Vermilion; granddaughter, Nicole Rose Augustine of New Kensington, PA; great granddaughter, Chloe Cottem; and her sister, Rae Masar of Hinkley, OH. She was preceded in death by her 1st husband, Nick Augustine, 2nd husband, Walley Bredesen; parents, Antonio Natale and Rose (nee Payne) Mazza; sisters, Connie Kolestkic, Kate Fiano, Jenney Vidonish, and Lena Myers; and her brother, Vince Mazza. Graveside services will be held Friday, Dec. 10, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. at Maple Grove Cemetery, Vermilion. The family suggests memorial contributions to St. Rita's Catholic Church, 116 S 2nd St, Connellsville, PA 15425. Online condolences may be made at

Service Information

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Friday, December 10, 2021
Maple Grove Cemetery
8114 Cemetery Road
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
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