Funeral services held for Mary Elizabeth Politis
RUMFORD -- A Mass of Christian Burial honoring the life of Mary Elizabeth Politis was celebrated on March 25, 2011 at Parish of the Holy Savior.
Fr. Philip Tracy was the celebrant. Her brother George Gionet was the altar server.
Mark Belanger was the organist. Music selections during the mass were You Raise Me Up, Ave Maria, On Eagles Wings, and Fly Like A Bird.
The Old Testament was proclaimed by her granddaughter, Cindy Bradshaw. The New Testament was proclaimed by her granddaughter, Christine McPherson. Words of reflection were shared by her son, Anthony F. Politis, Jr. Gift bearers were her great-grandchildren, Jocelyn Coffin, Joshua Maillet and Erin McPherson.
Pallbearers were her nephews, Michael, Mark and Timothy Gionet, and James, Daniel, Timothy Walker.
Spring interment will be in St. John Cemetery. A reception followed in the parish hall, served by the Daughters of Isabella.
Services were under the care and guidance of SG Thibault Funeral Home, Rumford.