Mary E. Beach, 82, of Fuller Avenue, Warren, PA, passed away on June 23, 2013 at Warren General Hospital.

Mary was born March 6, 1931, in Kane, PA, the daughter of the late Peter and Josephine Lorenzo Avenali. She was employed by Warren General Hospital for thirty five years as a Nurses Aid from which she retired. She was a former member of the St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, and was a lifetime member of the Ladies Auxiliary to the Veteran’s of Foreign Wars in Warren, PA.

She is survived by her daughter, Candice Tressler, and husband, Randy, Warren, PA, grandchildren, Amber Jennings, and husband Mike, Kill Devil Hills, NC, and Edmund Gowland, greatgrandchil dren, Chanel Storm Levish, also of Kill Devil Hills, NC, and Ravin Walker, Tamaqua, PA; daughter, Toni Smith, and husband, Vern, Williamsburg, VA; and daughter, Cheri Swab, and husband, Greg, Warren, PA, grandchildren, Mike Zinger, Scott Zinger and Tammy Zinger, and her companion, Jon Nagurney, greatgrandchildren, Zachary and Colby Zinger, all of Warren, PA; two siblings, brother, Mike Avenali, and wife, Freda, Kane, PA, and sister, Angie Murphy, OH; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her son, Robert Beach, Jr.; and brothers, Joseph and John Avenali.

No public services will be observed for Mary.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Care Center at Warren General, 2 Crescent Park West, Warren, PA 16365; or Hospice of Warren County, 2 Crescent Park West, Warren, PA 16365.

The Peterson-Blick Funeral Home, Inc. has been entrusted with arrangements. To view, or send the family econdolences, please visit