September 3, 2013
It is with great sadness that the family of Mary Tall (Molisani) announce her passing at the Newfane Rehab & Health Care Center on Sunday, September 1, 2013 at the age of 83. Born June 13, 1930 in Lockport. She was the youngest of 14 children born to James and Loretta Molisani who emigrated from Italy. On May 12, 1951, she married Raymond Edward Tall.
Mary was a hard working woman who worked many years at Ames Department Store and Super Duper. She was a wonderful cook and enjoyed making food for everyone. Mary loved Harley Davidsons and enjoyed riding back in the late 1940's. In her later years, Mary enjoyed making beautiful quilts for her family and friends.
Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Ray; and son, John. She is survived by three children, Ray (Alfie), Linda, and Ron (Carol); ten grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; brothers, Louis, Carly, Johnny; and also several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends may call on Friday, September 6th from 3:00-6:30 PM at Prudden & Kandt Funeral Home, 242 Genesee St., Lockport, where funeral services will immediately follow at 6:30 PM. Interment will be on Saturday, September 7th at 10 AM in Wrights Corners Cemetery. The family wishes to thank the staff at Newfane Rehab & Health Care Center for taking care of her for the past five years.