Mary M. Greek

Mary M. Greek, 92, of Latrobe, passed away Friday, February 15, 2019 in Excela Health Latrobe Hospital. She was born January 7, 1927 in Salina, PA, a daughter of the late Frank and Lucille Marchitelli.

Prior to retirement, Mary was employed by Dainty Pastry, Capitol Grill, Grants, and Jamesway, and volunteered at the Latrobe Area Hospital Little Shop. She loved to knit and cook, and was famous for her baked nut rolls.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Cecil Greek, her second husband, Ronald Greek, a grandson, Zachary Smith, a son-in-law Barry Smith, her step mother Maria, and her siblings: Minnie Shankle, Leonard, Joseph and John Marchitelli, Theresa Downs, Madelyn Emerico, and Domenick Peduzzi.

She is survived by five children: Cecil Greek, Karen Kadlec (Alan), Alvin Greek (Melinda), Curtis Greek (Crystal), and Jody Smith, a daughter-in-law Barbara Greek, nine grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren, her brother, Frank Marchitelli, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Mary’s family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks to the staff at Excela Health Latrobe Hospital and Excela Health Home Care and Hospice for the compassionate care extended to her. They would also like to thank Mary’s special helpers, especially Karen Rosa, which enabled Mary to stay in her home as long as possible.

Friends will be received Sunday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM in the Hartman-Graziano Funeral Home, Inc. 1500 Ligonier Street, Latrobe. Funeral services will be held at 10 AM Monday in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Donald Hezlep officiating. Interment will follow in Westmoreland County Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Excela Heath Home Care and Hospice, 501 W Otterman St, Greensburg, PA 15601. To post an online condolence, please visit