Mary Mahovlic Consolo




Fuquay-Varina - Mary Mahovlic Consolo, born February 21, 1950, in Cleveland, OH, passed away Wednesday, November 1, 2017, in Fuquay Varina, NC. A Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, November 6, 2017 at St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church, 625 Magdala Place, Apex, NC. Inurnment at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Seville, OH at a later date.

Mary was the beloved daughter of the late, Joseph and Mae Mahovlic of Mentor, OH.

She was a loving wife of Michael for 47 years; cherished mother of Paul (Leslye Newton), James (Kelly O’Rourke); grandmother of Katilin O’Rourke; sister of Patricia Graham, Joseph (Kathy) Mahovlic, Leanne Mahovlic, and Sharon Mahovlic (Jim Schleper); sister in law of Charles Consolo and Linda Consolo; aunt of Amy (Gregory) Reynolds, Geary (Cherryne) Graham, Christopher (Valerie) Mahovlic, Matthew Graham, and Katherine (Robbie) Ferguson, Kori Lin Adamcek, Celine and Camille Consolo; and great-aunt of Isabelle and Katie Reynolds, Robert and Graham Ferguson, and John Paul (J.P.) and Elizabeth Mahovlic.

Mary displayed the practical wisdom and courage of her mother, loved flowers and gardening. She was known for her culinary skills, and hosting friends and family gatherings. She loved her close friends Ron and Louise and visits to their home and vacations in Maui.

The family will receive family and friends from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Thomas Funeral Home, 401 N Ennis Street, Fuquay-Varina, NC.