We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Donaldson-Mohney Funeral Home
March 5, 1926 – June 30, 2022
Mary A. Beader passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by family. She was 96 years
Mrs. Beader, a current resident of Bluffton, SC, but long-time resident of Sharpsville, PA, was
born on March 5, 1926 in Sharon, PA, to Cataldo Campagna and Anna Burnett Carlo. She was
the youngest of six siblings.
She was a previous member of St. Bartholomew’s Church in Sharpsville and the St. Oliva
Society. She volunteered for Fish Fry Fridays during Lent and for Church fundraisers she
helped make homemade pasta and Christmas cookies. For weddings at the Church, she spent
days with the ladies making every cookie imaginable for “the cookie table.”
Mrs. Beader was an avid reader. She also loved baking, cooking, playing cards and Yahtzee
but her seven daughters were her greatest joy.
Her husband, William F. Beader whom she married on June 24, 1948, passed away on
September 14, 1984. Besides her parents, husband, and siblings, she was preceded in death
by a daughter, Michaelene.
She is survived by her daughters Kathleen (Andy) Hammond of Farrell, PA; Charlene (Bill)
Straight of Conifer, CO; Christine (John) Orcutt of Beaufort, SC; Billene (Walter) Kilgore of
Sharpsville, PA; Francine Folgner of Bluffton, SC; and Jeannine (Nick) Gripp of Charlotte, NC;
six grandchildren, Susan Wilson, Paul Hammond, Jennifer Barrett, Angela Vullo, Kimberly
Smith, and Spencer Gripp plus several great grandchildren.
Rest in Peace Dear Mother.
Friends may call Friday July 8th, 2022 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm in the Donaldson-Mohney Funeral Home 124 W. Main St. Sharpsville, PA 16150
A funeral service will be held Friday July 8th, 2022 at 12:00 pm in the Donaldson-Mohney Funeral Home.
Burial will take place in Oakwood Cemetery next to her husband.
Arrangements entrusted to the Donaldson-Mohney Funeral Home & Crematory.