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Brocato, Mary

Mary Brocato Passed away peacefully on November 6th surrounded by those she loved. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband George Brocato, her parents John and Anna Franzella, and her brother August "Gus" Franzella. Mary leaves behind her only daughter, Ronnie Sheridan; the light of her life, her loving granddaughter Natalie Sheridan, her brother Sam (Paul), sister Gloria and her sister-in-law Beverly. To her nieces and nephews, she was Auntie Mae; John (Deborah), Larry (Michael), Gary (Sue), Sharon (Pete), Karon (Jim), great nieces and nephews, Michael, Jason, Katelin, Matthew, Gina, Joseph, Daniel and her "buddy" Timothy. Mary was born on October 10, 1926 in New Orleans, Louisiana and moved to San Francisco at a young age. She was a graduate of Mission High School. She married the love of her life, George in 1947 and they spent 53 wonderful years together until his death in 2000. Mary cherished her family and was always there to care for those she loved. She enjoyed cooking for her family and keeping alive the Old Italian recipes. Mary will be remembered for her unconditional love and compassionate spirit. She will remain forever in our hearts. The funeral will leave the CHAPEL OF THE HIGHLANDS, El Camino Real at 194 Millwood Drive in Millbrae on Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 10:10 AM for Saint Robert's Catholic Church in San Bruno where a Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 AM. Committal will follow at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery in Colma. Family and friends may visit on Friday after 4:30 PM until 8:00 PM at the CHAPEL OF THE HIGHLANDS with a Vigil Service beginning at 7:00 PM. Remembrances preferred to Pathways Home Health & Hospice, 585 North Mary Ave., Sunnyvale, CA 94085, or the charity of your choice.


Mortuary: Chapel of the Highlands

Florist: San Bruno Flower Fashions