Alice Marie Magistrelli, 100, a resident of Elk Haven and formerly of 414 Rock St., St. Marys, died Friday, May 24, 2013 at the Elk Haven Nursing Home.
She was born May 31, 1912, in St. Marys, daughter of the late Ben and Mary Goetz Wortman.
On June 8, 1937, in Avonmore, she married Guido Magistrelli and he preceded her in death on July 26, 1988.
Mrs. Magistrelli was a lifelong resident of the area and was a graduate of Central Catholic High School, Class of 1929. She was a former employee of Sylvania in Emporium. She was a member of the Sacred Heart Church and had worked at the St. Marys High School Cafeteria. She was a great and loving mother and grandmother.
She is survived by a son, Robert L. Magistrelli and his wife Karen of Woodland Park, Colo.; a daughter-in-law, Ann Magistrelli of Pasadena, Md.; 11 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and three sisters, Florence "DeDe" Azzato of St. Marys; Rita Zamboldi of Linden, Mich., and Louise Meier of Larkspur, Colo.
Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Jane "Nookie" Salter; and by six brothers, Ivan Wortman, Raymond Wortman, Regis "Wheatie" Wortman, Leo "Lee" Wortman, Father Ildephonse Wortman OSB, and Gervase "Chub" Wortman.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Alice Marie Magistrelli will be celebrated in the Sacred Heart Church on Friday, May 31 at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Eric Vogt OSB and the Rev. Chrysostom Schlimm OSB as con-celebrants. Alice especially loved spring flowers. The family believes she would be blessed with gifts of flowers from your garden and to bring them to place at the base of her casket which would delight her.
Burial will follow at the St. Boniface Cemetery in Kersey.
Visitation is at the Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home on Friday from 9-10:30 a.m.
Online condolences may be offered at www.lynch-radkowski.com.