YOUNGSTOWN – Mary Joyce Hartwig, 57, passed into God's perfect peace February 26, 2019 with family beside her. She is a 1980 graduate of Ursuline High School, attended YSU, and gifted many over the years with her talents as a hair stylist.
Mary was born December 27, 1961 and a lifelong Northside Youngstown resident. She is preceded in death by her father, Warren "Babe" Hartwig, brother Tom “Twig” Hartwig and brother-in-law Jerry Resatar. Mary is survived by her mother, Patricia A. Hartwig; siblings, Bob, Bill, Patty Resatar, John, Paul (Pam Scharrer), and Susie (Rich) Sferra.
Mary loved and cherished her role as Aunt to ten nieces and nephews; Brian (KerriAnn) Hartwig, Stacy (John) Best, Cathi (Chuck) Christopher, Matthew (Alesha) Resatar, Johnny, P.J., Jason, Kati Hartwig, Anthony and Audrey Sferra; and six great nieces and nephews Zane Hartwig, Arya Best, Cody, Tyler, Ava Christopher, Emily Resatar. Mary was a gentle and unconditionally loving person, now leaving countless friends and relatives with joyful memories.
Visitation will take place at 9:30AM - 10:45 AM Saturday March 2nd at St. Edward Catholic Church. The Most Reverend Monsignor Robert Siffrin will celebrate a Mass of Christian burial at 11:00AM. Interment will follow.
Mary was a woman of faith. She loved to laugh, and her smile was infectious. She also loved to serve others, lending her helping hand and heart to everyone she encountered – including volunteering weekly for the St. Vincent DePaul Society Soup Kitchen. In lieu of flowers, consider making your own contribution of time or finance to a charitable organization of your choice. Mary’s family is especially grateful for the compassionate care given by the staff of St. Elizabeth Mercy Hospital.
Thoughts and condolences maybe sent to the funeral home website www.mccauleyfuneral.com.
Arrangements by the McCauley Funeral Home serving the valley for more than 117 years!