Mary Summa, 101, a lifelong resident of Port Chester died January 14, 2019. She was born May 22, 1917 in Port Chester to the late Vincent and Maria Lafaro Legato. She graduated from Port Chester High School in 1935 and was married on September 10, 1939 at Holy Rosary Church to Joseph D. "Pepe" Summa. Mr. Summa died January 24, 1990. Mrs. Summa was a production manager for Kay Chester Dress Company in Port Chester. She was with the company for 50 years until her retirement in 1985. She went on to to work for 10 years at the Osborn Home in Rye as a seamstress. Mrs. Summa was the past president of the Horton School PTA. She is survived by her sons Paul J. Summa and wife Nancy of Brookfield, CT and Vincent D. Summa and wife Joyce of Ridgefield, CT. grandchildren Maria Lutinski (Eric), Joseph Summa (Beverly), Jennifer Bittner (Eric) and Christopher Summa, great grandchildren Alyssa, Kyle, Amanda, Becca, Gia, Joseph, Nicoletta and Noah. Mrs. Summa was predeceased by her sisters Antoinette Rinello, Jenny Cavalea and Josephine Vaccaro. Visitation will be 4-8PM on Thursday January 17, 2019 at Craft Memorial Home, Inc. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10AM on Friday January 18, 2019 at St. Paul's RC Church 84 Sherwood Ave. Greenwich, CT. Interment to follow at St. Mary's Cemetery Rye Brook, NY. Memorial donations in memory of Mrs. Summa may be made to Saint Jude's Children's Hospital Memphis, TN.
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