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In Memory of

Mary Cecilia Jacoby

February 27, 1929 - January 4, 2018

Obituary


Mary Cecilia Jacoby of Wayne, PA passed away peacefully on Thursday January 4, 2018. Mary is survived by her sister Margaret Jacoby of Pawtucket RI. She offered her whole life in service to God and to others. Mary was extremely proud of her background including a BA in English from Trinity College in Washington, DC and later an MA in English from Villanova University. Her early career was with the Sisters of Notre Dame, where she taught religious education and had many articles published about the subject. Mary was known as Sister Bash as she...

Mary Cecilia Jacoby of Wayne, PA passed away peacefully on Thursday January 4, 2018. Mary is survived by her sister Margaret Jacoby of Pawtucket RI. She offered her whole life in service to God and to others. Mary was extremely proud of her background including a BA in English from Trinity College in Washington, DC and later an MA in English from Villanova University. Her early career was with the Sisters of Notre Dame, where she taught religious education and had many articles published about the subject. Mary was known as Sister Bash as she exercised her administrative gifts in fundraising for Malvern Prep. Her career later shifted to the corporate world where she met many people while working for QVC. She was involved at her parish church of Our Lady of the Assumption in Strafford, PA and during the parish centennial anniversary she coordinated the centennial Christmas ornament remembrance item. Her outgoing nature was a gift to anyone she met. Friends may call on Thursday January 11, 2018 from 10-10:30am at Our Lady of the Assumption Church: 35 Old Eagle School Road Strafford, PA 19087. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30am.