Obituary of Mary Heffron
Phelps, Mary Pauline Heffron age 102, died peacefully on Thursday January 11, 2018 at Huntington Living Center in Waterloo surrounded by her family.
Friends may call on Tuesday (Jan, 16) From 4-7pm at the Cheney Funeral Home 70 Main Street Phelps. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday (Jan. 17) 10am at St. Francis Church in Phelps with Father Peter Van Lieshout officiating. Burial will be in St. Francis Cemetery.
It is suggested that memorial donations be made to the Alzheimers Association 435 E Henrietta Rd, Rochester, NY 14620 or have masses offered.
Mrs. Heffron was born on May 13, 1915 in Clifton Springs, NY the daughter of the late Constant and Stephanie Landuyt Antheunis.
She was a member of St. Francis Catholic Church. Mrs. Heffron was a fabulous cook and was known for her great rolls. She enjoyed sewing, gardening and flowers. She also enjoyed bird watching, Blue Birds and Humming Birds were her favorite. She was also a great fisher woman. Family was the focus of her life. She loved nothing more than being surrounded by family on a Sunday afternoon when there was always a fresh pot of coffee and a piece of pie or cookie to be enjoyed around the kitchen table while multiple conversations ensued. She was a member of the greatest generation!
She is survived by her children Mary (Bernie) DeLand, Betsy Pronti, Joanne Heffron, James (Pam) Heffron, Pauline (Dave) Moffitt, and Patricia (Bill) O’Neil, all of Phelps, Margie (Ken) Morgan of Dansville
14 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren
Sister in law Gerry Antheunis of Clifton Springs
Brother in law James (Ann) Heffron of Clifton Springs
Many nieces and nephews
She was predeceased by her husband Linus, son in law Sandy Pronti.
brothers and sisters Sylvia Antheunis, Gus Antheunis, Clara Breen, Alice Curran, Esther O’Neil and Cy Antheunis.
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