March 30, 1929 - April 27, 2013
Mary C. Lape, 84, of Tuolumne, CA entered into rest April 27, 2013. Born Mary C. McGarry on March 30, 1929 in New York City, NY, Mary is preceded in death by her husband Robert C. Lape.
She is survived by her daughter, Patricia A. Lape of Staten Island, NY; son, Thomas E. Prato (Ellen) of Bassett, VA; grandchildren, Jennifer Prato of Raleigh, NC, and Allison Prato of Richmond, VA; many nieces and nephews, and three great-grandnieces.
She is also survived by her sister, Veronica Hanf of Tuolumne, CA, and brothers James McGarry of Copperopolis, CA, and John McGarry of Simsbury, CT.
Mary was a member of the Third Order of St. Francis for thirty-five years. Initially admitted in New York State, she continued her membership when she came to California in 2004.
Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, May 1, from 4:30-6:30 PM at Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home, 225 E. Rose at Lyons St., Sonora, CA. It will conclude with a Rosary at 7:00 PM. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 AM on May 2, at All Saints Catholic Church, 18674 Cherokee Dr., Twain Harte, CA. Interment will take place in Fishkill, NY.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to All Saints Catholic Church Baptistery Fund, P.O. Box 642, Twain Harte, CA 95383 or Hospice of the Sierra, 20100 Cedar Rd. N. Sonora, CA 95370.