Mary A. Brophy, 74, of Riverfront Apartments, Sunbury, passed away on Dec. 15, 2017, at Mountain View Manor.
She was born May 11, 1943, in Pittsburgh and was reared in St. Paul's Orphanage in Pittsburgh.
Mary worked as a nurse's aide at Blue Hill Nursing Home and then at various sub shops in Sunbury.
She was of the Catholic faith.
Mary loved to sew, crochet, play cards, and repair crafts.
She is survived by her daughters, Sherry Ann Brophy and Sheila Brophy, of Edison Street, Sunbury; and caregiver, Maribel Plaza, of Sunbury.
She was preceded in death by her common law husband, Albert F. Simko who passed in 1988; and one brother, Kenneth Brophy.
Friends and family may visit from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the David T. Zweier Funeral Home Inc., 157 Chestnut St., Sunbury, followed by a memorial service at 11, with staff pastor, Kurt Francis, officiating.
Condolences may be made at davidzweierfuneralhome.com.
Published on December 17, 2017