RAVENA – Mary
Ann Biscone, 78, (Sr. Mary Pia), died October 18, 2008 at
St. Peter’s Rehab Unit. Mary was the last remaining
daughter of the late Rose and Joseph Biscone’s ten
children. Mary attended St. Patrick’s Grammar School and
Ravena High School.
a Religious Sister of Mercy most of her adult life until she
took a leave to care for her mother and father. She taught
in various schools in the Albany Diocese’s mostly lower
grades and then while in Ravena she substituted at area
middle and high schools.
survived by her brother Joseph Biscone of Florida and many
nieces, nephews and grand and great nieces and nephews; and
beloved friends Sr. Marie Matthews and Lorraine Swinyer.
Mary was predeceased by her brothers, John J., Dominic,
Christopher, Francis and Anthony Biscone and her sisters
Louise Harvey, Martha Musso and Rosemary Serapilio.
of Christian Death and Burial will be celebrated 9 AM
Wednesday, October 22nd at St. Patrick’s Church,
Ravena. Burial will follow in St. Patrick’s Cemetery,
Coeymans. Friends may call at the Babcock Funeral Home,
Ravena on Tuesday from 4 to 7 PM.
of flowers Mary requests contributions be made to St.
Patrick’s Church, 21 Main St., Ravena, NY 12143.