Mary E. (McKinley) Ricciardi

Last Updated on December 27, 2022 by Gundrum Funeral Home

Mary E. Ricciardi, 102, of Logansport, passed away Friday, December 23, 2022, at Woodbridge Health Campus in Logansport.

Born on March 29, 1920, in Flora, Indiana, Mary is the daughter of David and Lenna (High) McKinley.  On September 10, 1938, in Camden, Indiana, she married Lowell Edward Hallam who preceded in death on September 26, 1946. Then, on October 4, 1958, in Flora, Indiana, Mary married Albert Ricciardi who preceded in death on April 6, 1965.

Mary had worked for the H.W. Gossard Company and retired from there in 1980 after 16 years of employment.  She was a member of the Logansport Church, and the V.F.W. Post 390 Ladies Auxiliary.

Surviving Mary is a daughter, Noreen Morgan of Logansport; stepson, Michael (Anita) Ricciardi of Noblesville; Blue Butterfly Woman of Bloomington; brother, Earl (Janet) McKinley of Inverness, FL; nine grandchildren, several great grandchildren, several great great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Mary was preceded in death by two daughters, Dixie Hallam Saucier and Lenna Ricciardi; four sons, William “Butch” Hallam, Mickie Hallam, Frank David Ricciardi and Pat M. Hallam, one great granddaughter, two sisters and five brothers.

A memorial service will be planned for a later date.  Burial will take place in the Maplelawn Cemetery, Flora, IN.

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