Marie E. Crane, a lifelong resident of Buffalo, died Monday in Hawthorn Healthcare Facility after a lengthy illness. She was 72.
Born Marie Salerno, she worked for various companies, retiring from New Era Cap Co. in 1995.
Survivors include a daughter, Christine L. Christopher of the Town of Tonawanda; a son, Mark A. of Angola; a brother, John Salerno of West Palm Beach, Fla.; and four grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Friday in Holy Cross Catholic Church, Maryland and Seventh streets. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Cheektowaga.