Mary Fazio, born Nov. 16, 1909, in Manhattan, is the youngest of nine siblings. In 1929 she married Anthony Napoli, and they adopted a daughter, Felicia. Anthony died in 1962. After being widowed 13 years, Mary met Nick Fazio, and they married in December 1976. They lived in Babylon for 33 years until Nick died in 2006. Mary enjoys spending time with her daughter, son-in-law, Jon, and grandchildren, Cheryl and Bryan. She is a member of the Rainbow Center in Lindenhurst and Tanner Park in Copiague. She donates her crocheted items to the center and lives in Lindenhurst, where a party was held in her honor by her daughter and family.
Compiled by Darlene Gein