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Mary Viola


Mary P. Viola, 90, of Middletown, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at Frey Village, Middletown.

 She was born November 20, 1925 in Mapleton Depot and was the loving daughter of the late Anthony and Catherine (Chille) Pollicino.MaryViola6 1WEB

 She was a member of Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, Middletown.

Mary was very devoted to her family. She enjoyed gardening and could make anything grow with her care and love. 

 In addition to her parents and her husband Angelo A. Viola Jr., she is preceded in death by her sister Angeline Pasquini.

 She is survived by a daughter Donna A. Hunter of Carlisle; three sons Dennis A. Viola and his wife Debra of Middletown, Darrell A. Viola and his wife Michele of New Cumberland, and David A. Viola and his wife Lesley of Middletown; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and three brothers Antonio, Leo and Frank Pollicino.

 A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, June 3, 2016 at 11 a.m. at Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, 280 N. Race St., Middletown, PA 17057, with the Rev. Ted Keating as celebrant. There will be a viewing from 10 a.m. until the hour of Mass on Friday at the church.

 Interment will be at Resurrection Cemetery, Harrisburg.

 The family has entrusted the care of the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 East Main St., Middletown, PA 17057 to handle the funeral arrangements. 

 Condolences may be sent online to

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