Alberta Mario, 94
Alberta Mario, 94, of Tavares, Fla., formerly of Otsego and Pine Lake, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, from co9mplications associated with a hip fracture.
She was born Jan. 14, 1921, in Battle Creek. She was a retired hairdresser owning Mario's Beauty Shop in Otsego.
She enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles, crocheting, knitting and playing cards and bingo with her friends.
She is survived by her husband Joseph. They were married at Blessed Sacrament Church in Allegan on June 28, 1941. They celebrated their 74th wedding anniversary this past June.
She is also survived by a daughter Andrea (Thomas) Cassidy and a son Joseph Michael (Penny) Mario; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
The family asks that memorials in Alberta's name be directed to Cornerstone Hospice Foundation, 2445 Lane Park Road, Tavares, FL 32778
A memorial service for Alberta will be held in Otsego in June at a date to be determined.