Mary R. Hart

WILLIAMSPORT - Mary R. Hart, 101, of Williamsport, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2019, at RiverWoods Senior Living Community, Lewisburg, where she lived for the last four years. She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Lewis J. Hart.

Born March 11, 1918, in Middleport, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Rosalia (Bartush) Markowicz.

Mary was a high school graduate and worked at the former Weldon's. She was a member of the former Holy Rosary Catholic Church. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, crafts, painting, baking and making bread. Most of all Mary loved and cherished spending time with her family.

Surviving are her two daughters, Joanne H. Dahl (David) of South Williamsport and Barbara H. Thomas (Robert) of Lewisburg; five grandchildren, Curtis Thomas (Blair Mathias), Ellen Thomas (Ian Hullings), Carolyn Graham (James), Ethan Dahl (Jessica); and Aaron Dahl; a step-grandson, Chris Dahl (Jamie); two great-grandchildren, Kathryn and Adam Graham; and two step-great-grandsons, Liam and Brooks Dahl.

In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by three brothers, Frank Markowicz I, Frank Markowicz II, Joseph Markowicz; and three sisters, Helen Susko, Viola Tudor, and Eleanor Boroch.

A Mass of Christian Burial to honor the life of Mary will be held 11 a.m. Friday, June 28, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 800 Mulberry St., Montoursville with the Rev. Michael S. McCormick officiating. Burial will follow in Resurrection Cemetery, Muncy. A viewing will be held from 10 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes.

The family will provide the flowers and memorial contributions may be made in Mary's name to a charity of donor's choice.

Arrangements entrusted to Knight-Confer Funeral Home.