Mary Moisa

01/10/2012 3:40 PM |

Mary Moisa of Greenport died suddenly at home on Jan. 3, 2012. She was 88 years old.

She was born in New Suffolk, N.Y., on March 22, 1923, to Konstanty and Wladyslawa (Szorcz) Slivonick. A graduate of Southold High School, she married Stanley Moisa, known as “Babe,” on Nov. 3, 1946, in Cutchogue.

Together they made their home in Orient before moving to Greenport in 1964. For more than 40 years, she was a waitress at Porky’s Restaurant, which was owned and operated by her brother-in-law Walter “Porky” Sledjeski.

Predeceased by her husband, “Babe” Moisa, on Nov. 16, 2010, she leaves her daughter, Patricia A. (Jack) Clark of Mattituck; three grandsons, William S. Clark, Terrence J. Clark and Thomas M. Clark; and five great-grandchildren.

The family received friends Jan. 5 at DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Mattituck, where parish prayer services were conducted by Father Thomas P. Murray. On Jan. 6, Father Murray celebrated the Liturgy of Christian Burial for Mary at Our Lady of Ostrabrama R.C. Church in Cutchogue, where she was a communicant. Interment was at Sacred Heart Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Greenport Fire Department Standard Hose Company or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.

This is a paid notice.