Mary S. Beltrami

Published 9:04 am Friday, November 30, 2018

FRANKLIN — Mary Lavonne Sharkey Beltrami, 82, widow of Ernest “Pops” Beltrami Sr., passed away peacefully on Nov. 28, 2018, in her home.

Mary S. Beltrami

Mary was the daughter of the late Wilford Sharkey and Winona Carr Sharkey, and was also predeceased by three grandchildren, Jack and Jeffrey Crabtree and Eric Henderson; and a son–in-law, Bruce R. Jones.

Mary worked in her husband’s shop, Southampton Cutting Industry, and was a grower of chickens for Perdue Farms Inc.

She was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church.

Left to cherish her memory are five daughters, Barbara Belanger (Richard) of Nashua, New Hampshire; Louisa Crabtree (Harold) of Obetz, Ohio; Theresa Henderson (Jimmy) of Franklin, Laura Wagner (Joe) of Franklin, and Rita Jones Mitchell (Bobby) of Franklin; five sons, Ernie Beltrami (Rita) of Franklin, Jimmy Beltrami (Joan) of Franklin, Robert Beltrami of Franklin; Mark Beltrami (Michelle) of Chesterfield; and Joey Beltrami (Shannon) of Franklin; many grandchildren and great grandchildren; and her extended Sharkey and Crossen family.

The family would like to thank her loving caregivers, Bridget Flythe, Diane Wilkerson, Josie Joyner and Shanika Everette.

The funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 3, in St. Jude Catholic Church with Fr. Charles Saglio officiating. Burial will follow in the Beltrami Family Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday in Wright Funeral Home, Franklin, and suggests that memorial donations be made to the St. Jude Catholic Church.