LITTLE FALLS – Mrs. Mary Bronson, age 96, who resided on Loomis Street, in Little Falls, New York for many years, passed away with her loving family at her side on Monday evening, January 11, 2021, at The Grand in Ilion.
She was born on February 28, 1924, in Emmonsburg, New York, a daughter of the late George and Pauleen (DeVost) Adamko, and was educated in Stratford schools.
Her marriage to Cecil C. Bronson took place on April 11, 1942, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church when it was located on Jefferson Street in Little Falls. Their marriage nearly spanned 80 years together, a true love story. Her beloved husband passed away on December 12, 2020.
Mary worked with P & K Dress Factory, Little Falls, for 25 years. She retired in 1986. She was a devoted member of the Holy Family Parish Church, having been a past president of the Rosary Society and carried memberships with the Little Falls VFW Auxiliary, and the AARP.
She is survived by her children: Donald Bronson and his wife, Renee, of Herkimer, Kenneth Bronson and his wife, Connie, of Frankfort, Donna Winzinger and her husband, Henry, of Bordentown, New Jersey and Paula Murray, of Middleville and her special friend, Robert Peters; her grandchildren, Shawn Murray and his wife, Patricia, Jami Murray, Tamie Pushlar and her husband, Andrew, Andrew Bronson and his wife, Courtney, Kayla Hartman and her husband, Tim, Nicholas Bronson and his special friend, Sarah Poquette, Kenneth Bronson, Jr. and his wife, Jessica and Jordan Bronson and his special friend, Kira Miller; along with several great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins. She is also survived by her sisters, Helen Urich and Rose Hubiak; and sister-in-law, Ann Bronson.
She was predeceased by her brothers, Peter, Mike, John, Carl, and Albert Adamko; her sister, Anne; sons-in-law, Fred Murray and George Orr; and grandson, James Patrick Glover.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, at 11:00 AM, at the Holy Family Parish Church, corner of East Main & John Streets, in Little Falls, where her Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Father Brian Slezak, Pastor. Spring interment with full military honors will take place in Church Street Cemetery, Little Falls, with her husband, Cecil. A calling hour (FOR FAMILY ONLY) will be held at the Enea Family Funeral Home, 24 West Monroe Street, Little Falls, NY. If you plan to attend the calling hour or funeral services, a face mask will be required. Thank you.
In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, it is the wish of the family that contributions in memory of Mary be considered to the Holy Family Parish Church, 763 E. Main Street, Little Falls, NY 13365, or the Little Falls Hospital, 140 Burwell Street, Little Falls, NY 13365. It is encouraged to mail those directly in.
The family would like to thank the staff at the Grand, Ilion, for their compassionate care.
Her arrangements are with Funeral Directors, longtime family friend Harry J. Enea, Jr., Kevin E. Enea, and Martin L. Ciaccia (315) 823-2424.
There is an online memorial page created at www.eneafamily.com on the Internet.