Mary Stanton

STANTON, Mary Jean, 62, of Bridgeport died Friday, September 20, 2013, at Wheeling Hospital surrounded by her loving family.

She was born December 28, 1950 in Wheeling, a daughter of the late Steve and Theresa (Burns) Sofka.

She was a retired employee of The Linsly School, and Wilson Funeral and Furniture Co. She was a member of the Eagles Ladies Aux. No. 1891 Elm Grove.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Tim Stanton in 2004.

Mary Jean is survived by her son, Tim (Missy) Stanton II of Bridgeport, a grandson, Timmy Stanton III, a sister, Sandra K. Sayre of Wheeling, and a brother, Michael S. (Judith) Sofka of Wheeling, nephews, Jay Sayre and Kevin Sofka, nieces, Sarah, and Kelly Sofka, also a great-niece and nephew, Jonathon, and Breanna Sayre.

Friends will be received at Wilson Funeral Home, 920 National Rd., Brookside on Monday, September 23, 2013, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., where services will be held on Tuesday at 11 a.m. Entombment in Mt. Calvary Cemetery Wheeling.

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