Mary Sarkissian (née Pitesa), age 90, passed away on January 22, 2019, at her home in Parma, Ohio. Mary was the beloved wife of the late Haig (“Bob”), devoted mother of Barbara DiBin, loving grandma of Holly and David, and dear sister of Matthew Pitesa. Mary relished spending time working in her beautiful flower garden, bird-watching and appreciating nature; she enjoyed cooking, practicing piano, and was an avid reader and talented artist.
Services will be private. Interment, Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.
Messages of Condolence
Dear Barb. Holly and David. We were so sorry to hear of your,loss. Your Mom and Grandma was a very kind lady. She loved, all of you,very,much. May she rest in peace. Big hug and our prayers are with your family. Love Tom And Peggy Vetrick
Dear Barb and Family, Deepest sympathy in the passing of your Mom. She was so very special in life. A very inspirational lady who I greatly admired and was very inspirational. God be with you Mary in the next place. I will always remember you. Much Love, Ronnie Buemi
You’re Mom and Grandmother was a very special lady. She always treated me with warmth and kindness. I remember her fondly. You, Aunt Mary and Uncle Bob are on my mind and in my prayers.
God bless you.
David Kisela and Family
Barb, Holly, & David
Just read of your mother’s passing. Our sincere condolences. You are in our thoughts & prayers. May she rest in peace.
Barbara, I am deeply saddened to hear that your wonderful Mother has passed. I loved my Aunt Mary and have the fondest memories of her. She was always kind and loving, an unassuming and gentle woman. May she rest peacefully.
My thoughts and prayers are with you Barbara and your family in this sorrow filled time. I pray the Lord’s peace finds you.
Love you ‘Cuz,