Mary Catherine (Palermo) Collier

Posted: Mon 10:37 AM, Mar 04, 2013
Funeral Home: Callaway-Jones Funeral Home
May 24, 1947 - Feb. 28, 2013

Mary Collier, 65, of Sachse, formerly of Bryan, passed away on Thursday, February 28, 2013 in Wylie, Texas. A private graveside service with a rosary is planned for Sunday, March 3, at Mt. Calvary Cemetery Reverend Monsignor John McCaffrey will officiate. Arrangements are in the care of Callaway Jones Funeral Home and Crematory.

Mary Palermo Collier was born to Joe and Teresa (Melasky) Palermo in Bryan. She was active in her home church of St. Anthony's in Wylie. She was devoted to her family especially her son David Lawrence Collier. Mary shared her cooking talents with many friends and neighbors.

She is preceded in death by her father, Joe Luke Palermo.

She is survived by her husband, Peter Collier; her son, David Collier; her mother, Elizabeth Palermo; her sisters, Suzanne Palermo, Joni and Tommy Lenz; her nieces, Stephanie Scarmardo and Sarah Dooley; her nephews, Don Lenz, Andrew Lenz and great-nephew, Dylan and other family and close friends.

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