Mary Biggs

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Mary Biggs

December 13, 1938 - September 02, 2018

Mary Biggs It is with a heavy heart we announce the passing of Mary Biggs. A resident of Morgantown, WV, Mary passed away there on August 2nd, 2018. She was 79 years young.
One of four daughters, Mary was born on December 13th, 1938, on Cherry Street in the Calloway Heights area of Beckley, to the late Earl and Leona Garges Biggs. A 1956 member of the Woodrow Wilson Class, Mary spent her childhood at Skelton. The Biggs family worshiped at St. Francis de Sales church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved sister, Theresa (Tom) Resler and brother-in-law, Joe Delekta.
A graduate of St. Mary's School of Nursing in Clarksburg and WVU, Mary began her career at WVU Medical Center as a pediatric nurse. She retired from the Monongalia County Health Department in 2004. A very giving person, Mary devoted much of her time volunteering for various charities and organizations and St. John's University Parish.
Left to cherish her memory are her surviving sisters, Barbara (Eric) Auerbach and her twin, Martha Delekta; five nieces and nephews; five great nieces and nephews; several cousins and many friends.
A Memorial Mass will be held at St. John's University Parish at 12 noon on Saturday, September 15th. Fr. Justin Blanc will be the celebrant. The family will receive friends at 11:00 am
The family suggests donations of sympathy may be sent to St. John's University Parish, 1481 University Ave., Morgantown, WV 26505 or the American Cancer Society, 122 South High Street, Morgantown, WV 26501.
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