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March 27, 1943 - November 22, 2018

Funeral Service Date
January 19, 2019
Funeral Service Time
11:00 am

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MARY ELLEN PAPAI, 75, of Angola, IN went to be with the Lord on Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018. Born March 27, 1943 in Passaic, NJ, she grew up in Wanamassa, NJ and graduated from Red Bank Catholic High School. After retiring from selling real estate and working for Northwest Allen County Schools, she enjoyed teaching and wintering in Florida with her husband of 35 years. Some of her favorite activities were being social coordinator for wine and lake fun with her friends as well as spending time with her blended family. She was a parishioner at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Angola, IN. She is survived by her husband, Kenneth; her children, W. Scott Hoffman of Phoenix, AZ, John (Dawn) Hoffman of Fishers, IN, Daniele (Mark) Zajac of Warsaw, NC, Louis (David) Papai of Shreveport, LA, Marie (Mike) Smiegal of Fort Wayne, IN and Jessica (William) Borders of Phoenix, AZ; her grandchildren, Matthew (Erica), Blake, Zach (Brittney), Forrest, Tyler, Bailey, Beau, Lauren, Will, Arie, Drew and Dakota; her great-grandchildren, Guinevere and Jackson; two brothers, Charles (Patty) Filippo of Florham Park, NJ and Anthony Filippo of Aberdeen, NJ. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Kim Marie Hoffman. A celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 11:00 am at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Angola, IN. Following mass, a luncheon with family and friends will be held at the church. Memorials can be made to Steuben County Cancer Association, Angola, IN, or Cameron Hospice, Angola, IN.

Visitation Information:

Divine Mercy Funeral Home

Phone: 260-426-2044

Address: 3500 Lake Avenue Fort Wayne Indiana, 46805

Visitation Date

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Funeral Service Information:

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church- Angola

Phone: 260-665-2259

Address: 700 W. Maumee Street Angola IN, 46703

Service Notes: Celebration of life and Mass

Funeral Service Date

January 19, 2019

Funeral Service Time

11:00 am

Additional Info

Celebration of life and Mass

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