THORNWOOD, N.Y. - Mary L. Brady of Thornwood died Dec. 9. She was 78.
Brady was born Feb. 23, 1935, to Otto and Mary (nee Ryan) Scholl in the Bronx. She was a 30 year volunteer at Rosary Hill Home in Hawthorne.
Brady is survived by her daughter, Susan (Ronald) Chan of Elizaville; son, Charles Benedix (Ken Wegniak) of Elizaville; sisters, Arlene (Charles) Reid of Clinton, Conn., Georgiana (Vincent) LaPaglia of Ariz.; stepsons, Kenneth (Debra) Brady of Ghent, Edward (Shannon) Brady Jr. of Patterson, Kevin (Camille) Brady of Norwalk, Conn.; step daughter, Marilyn Medini of Fla.; three grandchildren; 10 step grandchildren; and three step great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her first husband, Charles Benedix and second husband, Edward Brady; and daughter, Mary Benedix.
Calling hours are Wednesday, Dec. 11 from 4 to 8 at the Hawthorne Funeral Home . A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 13 at the Holy Rosary Church, Hawthorne. Interment at the Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Brady’s name to Rosary Hill Home , 600 Linda Ave., Hawthorne, NY 10532.