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Aug. 11, 1928 — Nov. 18, 2021 (age 93)

STRUTHERS — Mary A. Adams, 93, of Youngstown passed away Thursday morning (Nov. 18) at Maplecrest Nursing Home.

Mary was born Aug. 11, 1928 in Youngstown, a daughter of Martin and Rose Babigoff.

She was a 1946 graduate of The Rayen School.

On Oct. 5, 1950, Mary married the love her life, Philip A. Adams Sr., at St. Luke Church. Together, they shared 59 years of love and marriage until Philip’s death in 2010.

In addition to being a proud homemaker, Mary worked at the Sparkle Market Bakery on South Avenue for more than 16 years.

She enjoyed playing bingo, reading and doing crafts.

She took pride in keeping a clean home.

Mary was a devoted Cleveland Indians fan and always made sure to call family and friends after a big win.

Most of all, Mary loved her family. Her grandchildren were her pride and joy. She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

Mary will be remembered by her children Philip A. Jr. (Andrea) Adams of Youngstown and Paula (Ted) Woods of Pulaski, Pa.; and grandchildren Ted A. Jr. (Maile) Woods of Pulaski and Philip A. (Danica) Woods of Colorado.

In addition to her parents and her beloved husband, Philip, Mary was preceded in death by sisters Helen Colucci and Elizabeth Tomasino; and a brother, George (Angie) Babigoff.

Family and friends may visit and pay tribute to Mary on Monday (Nov. 22) from 10 a.m. to noon at Rossi Santucci Funeral Home of Boardman, 4221 Market St. Prayers of Christian Burial will follow at noon with Rev. Kevin Peters presiding. Burial will take place at Lake Park Cemetery in Youngstown at a later date.

Mary’s family would like to thank the staff and caregivers of Maplecrest Nursing Home for their tender care of Mary. Your kindness and compassion will be remembered.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Mary A. Adams, visit our floral store.

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