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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Clifford, Mary




Mary “Marie” Elizabeth (Chaiko) Clifford of Mars, PA (fomerly of Moosic) passed away on Sunday, August 27, 2017. Beloved Wife of the late Robert J. Clifford. She was a graduate of Moosic High School (the Old School) were she starred on the basketball team, was employed by E. I. Dupont de Nemours and Co. (the Powder Mill) in Moosic, Bell Telephone Co., and Diamond State Telephone. She also lived in Claymont Delaware and Madison NJ before returning to Moosic. Marie had a lifelong devotion to Moosic and her family home especially her flowers, lawn, and shrubs, Loved ice skating at Rocky Glen Park and St Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church in Old Forge where she would annually decorate over 25 dozen of ornate pysanki Easter eggs for parishioners. Daughter of the late John and Mary Chaiko, Loving Mother of Robert George Clifford and wife Barbara Lomb Clifford of Allison Park, PA. Grandmother of Allison Clifford and Robert Patrick Clifford. Aunt of Eleanore Meals and Joseph Chaiko. Great-Aunt of Kim Jones, Christine Jones, Nicole Chaiko ,Joseph Chaiko and James Meals.Sister of Charles, Anna, sister-in-law of Ann. Sister of the late Michael, George (KIA WWII), John, and Joseph. Friends and relatives will be received on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 from 5-8 p.m. at the BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES, INC. 421 Allegheny Ave. Oakmont. Interment in St Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Cemetery, Old Forge