Mary O. Mortle
Mary O. Mortle, 83, of St. Marys and previously of Versailles Boro, died Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011 at Elk Regional Health Center. She was born in Versailles Boro on July, 4 1928 to the late Louis and Anna (Ross) Onesi. She married Homer W. "Hubbell" Mortle, who preceded her in death on Aug. 2, 1994. She was a 1946 graduate of McKeesport High School and a former member of St. Dennis Parish in Versailles. She had worked as a telephone operator/ dispatcher with the former Bell Telephone before retiring. She loved playing bingo, watching old movies, and spending time with her family. She was a member of St. Mary's Parish. She is survived by a daughter, Terri VanAlstine of St. Marys; a grandson, Brian (Krista) VanAlstine of St. Marys; two granddaughters, Mara VanAlstine of Virginia Beach, Va., and Anna VanAlstine of Bellefonte; a great-grandson, Tyler John VanAlstine; and a great-granddaughter, Kara Marie VanAlstine. A Mass of Christian Burial for Mary O. Mortle will be held Monday, Oct. 17, 2011 at St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church in McKeesport. Burial will take place at Mount Vernon Cemetery in Elizabeth Twp. Visitation will be private.Condolences may be offered at www.bekavacfuneralhome.com.