Mary E. Leotta, 70

FULTON, NY – Mary E. Leotta, 70, of Fulton, passed away with her husband and sisters by her side on Monday August 8, 2016, at University Hospital in Syracuse.

Mary E. Leotta
Mary E. Leotta

A native of Sterling, she was a 1964 graduate of Hannibal Central School where she was president of her senior class.

She had attended SUNY at Cobleskill.

Mary retired as a bank teller at Fulton Savings Bank in Fulton after 10 years.

She loved and enjoyed working and helping her bank customers.

Previously, Mary had worked as office manager for R. Leotta Motors Sales & Service in Fulton, Northway Chrysler-Plymouth in Cicero and Parkay Motors in Fulton.

She was a communicant of Holy Trinity Parish, Fulton, where she served the Eucharistic ministry, landscape ministry and volunteered for the church festival.

Mary especially enjoyed traveling, gardening, baking and cooking, watching and feeding her birds.

She was an active member of the Fulton YMCA, Silver Sneakers and Yoga class.

Mary was predeceased by her father, William H. Williams.

Surviving are her husband of 39 years, Rosario “Rosy” Leotta of Fulton; step-children, Michael (Jacquelyn) Leotta, Cynthia Leotta, Joseph Leotta and Darren (Marty) Leotta all of Fulton; grandchildren, Christopher (Amy) Leotta, Samantha (Joshua) Crego, Jason Thurlow, Ryan (Nancy) Thurlow, Trey MacDonald and Chad Leotta; four great-grandchildren; mother, Dorothy Williams of Oswego; sisters, Marsha (Carl) Guth of Webster and Marlena (Thomas) LaClair of Pulaski; nephew, William (Melanie) LaClair; nieces, Rebecca (Jon) Wilcox, Mary Beth (Michael) Mancini, Emily and Molly Wilcox; several cousins and numerous friends.

Calling hours will be held 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, August 12, at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Saturday, August 13, at Holy Trinity Parish, corner of Rochester and South Third streets in Fulton with burial at St. Mary’s Cemetery, South Seventh Street, Fulton.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society or to Holy Trinity Parish.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.


  1. To Marsha and Marlena And Dorothy so sorry to hear !
    Our thoughts and Prayers are with you at this difficult time .
    Janice Scott

  2. Deepest Sympathy Rosie. So Very Sorry To Hear Of Mary’s Passing. God Rest Her Soul. God Bless You And Your Family. (((HUGS)))

  3. I am shocked to hear of Mary’s passing . Our deepest sympathy to the family. I always loved to run into Mary as she always had a smile though we were not close friends, she made me feel like we were when I would see her at the Fulton savings bank or when I ran into her from time to time. She will be missed. Our prayers for. Comfort for her family.

  4. Dorothy, Marsha, Marlena and the Leotta Family ~ Truly sorry to hear of Mary’s passing. The O’Connor Girls and families will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Rest in Peace Mary.

  5. Rosy, Dorothy,and family, we are sad to hear the news about Mary’s passing. Our thoughts are with you all. With heartfelt sympathy
    Bob and Monica Donaldson

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