Mary Moulton |

Mary Moulton

A graveside service for Mary Moulton, 89, a 55-year resident of Reno and four-year resident of Carson City, will be held at Mother of Sorrows Cemetery at 1 p.m. Friday.

Ms. Moulton died Oct. 18, 2004.

She was born May 25, 1915, in New Bedford, Mass., to William J. and Mary Murphy Moulton.

She graduated from New Bedford High School in 1933. In 1945, after World War II, she moved to Reno with her mother and sister.

She worked for the University of Nevada then retired from the State Controller’s Office after 30 years.

She enjoyed golf, painting miniatures, lunching with friends, Irish music, singing, knitting, bowling and reading.

She was a Catholic and attended Our Lady of Sorrows Church.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Willie, in 1924; sisters Nora Ellen Moulton in 1989 and Elizabeth Alice Lewis in 1998; and niece Linda Lewis Milillo in 2000.

Among her survivors are niece and husband Nancy and Rex Johnson of Carson City; nephew and wife Thomas and Sharon Lewis of Portola, Calif.; grandnieces and -nephews Kendall Inskip of Sparks, Gaelen Lamb of Carson City, Alix Zeme and Rachael Lewis of Reno, Aaron Lewis of Hawaii and Bryan Melillo of New York City; eight great-grandnieces and -nephews; and cousin and husband Dorothy and William McCauley of Santa Ana, Calif.

A memorial is being established with the Carmelite Monastery, 1951 LaFond Drive, Reno NV 89509.

Arrangements are by O’Brien, Rogers and Crosby Funeral Home.


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