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Mary Pelich

Lead, Lawrence County, South Dakota, USA
Death 11 Aug 2002 (aged 89–90)
Santa Cruz County, California, USA
Burial Watsonville, Santa Cruz County, California, USA
Memorial ID 161006202 · View Source
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Services will be Friday for Mary Pelich, who died Sunday at SunBridge Care Facility West. She was 90. Ms. Pelich was born in Lead SD to Anton and Eva Kissich Pelich, emigrants from what is now Croatia who operated a bakery.

Ms. Pelich and her twin sister Eva lived at Hanover House in Santa Cruz for 36 years. She loved playing bingo and had many friends at SunBridge, where she moved after her sister died in October 2000.

Ms. Pelich is survived by nieces Diana Bei of La Selva Beach, Janet Justus-Skillicorn of Watsonville, Sylvia Grizich Holmes of Watsonville, Shirley Swindell of Graeagle, and Sue Kalich of Corralitos; and nephew Tom Pelish of Aptos.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Valley Catholic Cemetery. Arrangements are by Mehl's Colonial Chapel of Watsonville.

Published in the Santa Cruz (CA) Sentinel on 14 Aug 2002




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