Mary M. Bartholomew, 98, departed this life on October 28, 2019 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center after a brief illness. She was born June 18, 1921 in Campbell, Ohio, a daughter of Joseph and Ana DiCicco Zupp. She was a 1939 graduate of Campbell Memorial High School. She worked various jobs as an inspector for General Fireproofing, a beauty instructor at Lewis, Weinberger & Hill and a hair designer at McKelvey's.
Mary was known for her love of helping other people through her many acts of kindness. She was well known for her baking, cooking, and inviting everyone into her home. She loved everyone! She was the wind beneath their wings. She truly was the heart and backbone of her family. She will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She was a very active member of St. Christine Church as a Euchristic Minister for many years and worked the Church festivals for many many years with her daughter Linda. Mary was very active in Veteran's affairs and was elected President of The Ladies Auxiliary Post 1423, Youngstown, Chapter. She was elected National President as well.
She leaves her children who she deeply loved; Dennis J. (Lynn) Bartholomew of Vero Beach, Florida, Linda E. Schulte of Boardman, Ohio, and Kenneth J. (Rose) Bartholomew of Boardman, Ohio. She leaves seven grandchildren; Scott (Heather) Schulte, Erin (Rob) Davies, Alexis Stanec, Tyler Stick of Glendale, California, Travis Bartholomew, Kristian Bartholomew, and Lynden Bartholomew of Vero Beach, Florida. She leaves six great-grandchildren; Ryan and Michael Schulte, Gabriella and Dominic Davies, Brinley Stanec, and Adalina Mitroo.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Rocco, whom she married September 7, 1946 and who passed away April 19, 2004; beloved son-in-law Mike Schulte, three Brothers; Guy, Daniel, and Frank along with four sisters; Eva, Rose, Florence, and Jenny.
Calling hours will be held on Sunday November 3rd, 2019 from 3:00-6:00pm and Monday November 4th, 2019 from 9:30-10:30am at the Schiavone Funeral Home located at 1842 Belmont Ave. Youngstown, Ohio 44504. A mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday November 4th, 2019 at 11:00am at St. Christine Church which is located at 3165 S. Schenley Ave. Youngstown, Ohio 44511. Mary's final resting place will be at Green Haven Memorial Gardens in Canfield, Ohio.
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