Deaths Death Notices
HAMMOND, Mary Ellen (McCoy)
HAMMOND - Mary Ellen (nee Mccoy)
Age 87, of the City of Tonawanda, December 5, 2016, under the care of Hospice, loving wife of Frederick H. Hammond, who died in 1998; mother of William "Mike" (Kathleen), Frederick "Greg" (Linda Babcock), Patricia, Raymond (Dodi Bart), Joseph, Brian and Lisa Hammond, Marianne (Ed) Crowe, Juanita (Bobby) Harper and the late Christine Crowe; grandmother of 17 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren; daughter of the late William and Ester McCoy; sister of Patchria Schwegler and the late Paul McCoy; also survived by many nieces and nephews. There will be no prior visitation. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, December 10 at 10 AM in St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, 71 Adam St., in the City of Tonawanda. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Foundation of WNY, 225 Como Park Blvd., PO Box 590, Buffalo, NY 14240-0590. Mary was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Parish, a member and Past President of the City of Tonawanda Women's Democratic Club and a member of the Tonawanda Senior Citizens. Mary had been named "Woman of the Year" by the City of Tonawanda Democratic Women's Club for her years of leadership.