Mary Abath Sosnowski, age 60, of Minersville, PA, passed away suddenly on Friday, January 18, 2019.
Born in Wilmington, Mary was the daughter of Madeline (McKenna) Abath and the late Walter Abath. She attended Padua Academy and received her Associate degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Phoenix. She was a multi-media artist and an adventurer, with one of the most colorful and loving souls God has ever created.
She will be dearly missed by her sons, Christopher Sosnowski of Middletown, DE and Evan and Nathan Adams of Bowie, MD; her mother, Madeline Abath of Newark, DE; her sister, Kathy Buterbaugh of Wilmington; her brothers, Jim Abath of Huntsville, AL and Rick Abath of Brattleboro, Vermont and many nieces and nephews. Mary's loss is also deeply felt by her sister Theresa Ryan Willard of Midway, GA.
Friends and family are invited to visitation on Thursday, January 24th between 6 and 8 PM at Mealey Funeral Home, 2509 Limestone Road, Wilmington. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, January 25th at 10:30 AM at St. John the Beloved Church, 907 Milltown Road, Wilmington. Burial will follow at All Saints Cemetery, Wilmington. In lieu of dark clothing, Mary requested that attendees dress cheerfully and colorfully.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). namidelaware.org or NAMI of De, 2400 W 4th St, Wilmington, DE 19805.