|Mary D. Looker|
Born in Lewis Run, she was a daughter of the late Francis and Frances (Curcio) Bagnato. Mary was a 1942 graduate of St. Bernard School and a 1945 graduate of the Bradford Hospital School of Nursing.
On October 17, 1947 in St. Francis Church before Monsignor G. Carlton Ritchie she married Francis W. Looker, who died on June 25, 1987.
She worked as a registered nurse in the Emergency Room Department and as a Nursing Supervisor at Bradford Hospital for over 45 years. She also did Private Duty Nursing for local area families. Prior to her retirement at the age of 80, she worked as a school nurse for the Bradford Area School System. She was member of St. Bernard Church.
Surviving is one daughter, Susan Doyle, of Bradford, one son, William Looker, of Bradford, one sister, Ellen Bagnato, of Bradford, two granddaughters, Mary Doyle of Bradford, and Gina (Wesley) Horton of Cranberry Twp., two great grandchildren, Brooke Horton and Jocelyn Burgess, and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, four sisters, Josephine Dailey, Antoinette Bagnato, Carmella Champlin and Pauline Bagnato, three brothers, James Bagnato, Rocco Bagnato and Michael Bagnato.
Family will be receiving friends on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 from 4-6pm in the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes, Inc. 33 South Avenue, where a prayer service will be held on Wednesday at 1:30pm, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 2:00pm in St. Bernard Church, with Rev. Raymond Gramata, pastor as Celebrant. Committal services and burial will be in St. Bernard Cemetery.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to Fr. Leo Gallina Memorial Fund at BRMC, or a charity of the donor's choice.
On line condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com