|Birth: ||Dec. 8, 1946|
|Death: ||Dec. 3, 2012|
Mary M. Caldanaro, age 65, of Rensselaer,
passed away on December 3, 2012, at her
home with her loving family around her. Mary
was born to John and Agnes (nee: Nagel)
Takacs in Rensselaer on December 8, 1946.
She graduated from DeMotte High School in
1965 (1964). On July 31, 1965, she married Richard
Caldanaro. Mary was a member of Sorrowful
Mother Catholic Church. She was employed by
Fagen Pharmacy for 19 and a half years.
Mary was the heart of her large family. She
served others her whole life. She was a great
listener and always told it as it was. She was
proud of being a hard worker and feisty
Hungarian. Besides spending time with her family, she enjoyed being outdoors and
doing projects around the home.
Mary is survived by her husband, Richard, and children: Renee (Ryon) Shaw,
Alicia (Ryan) Wildfang, Richard Jr. (Robin) Caldanaro, Maria (Bob) Galles, Sara
(Aaron) Witt, and Matt Caldanaro. Mary also leaves 15 grandchildren, sisters: Joan
(Ed) Gulbransen and Ann (Mike) Roadruck, and brothers: John (Linda) Takacs,
and Dave (Donna) Takacs to cherish her memory. Mary was preceded in death by her parents, John and Agnes Takacs.
Friends are invited to visit with the family from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and from
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 6, 2012 and from 9:00 a.m. to
10:00 a.m. on Friday, December 7, 2012 at Sorrowful Mother Catholic Church,
165 Grace St., Wheatfield, Indiana. Funeral Mass will take place at the church at
10:00 a.m. on December 7, 2012 with Father Paul Cochran officiating. Interment
will take place at the Cemetery of the Resurrection.
John L. Takacs (1910 - 1998)
Agnes V. Nagel Takacs (1923 - 2000)
Richard J Caldanaro (1943 - 2016)*
Cemetery of the Resurrection
GPS (lat/lon): 41.17389, -87.18964
Created by: Alana Knochel Bauman
Record added: Dec 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101739035