Mary Jane Ferrara |

Mary Jane Ferrara

Mary Jane Ferrara, a resident of Crystal Meadows Senior Housing in Carbondale, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 11, at Valley View Hospital in Glenwood Springs. She was 80 years old.Mrs. Ferrara was born on June 17, 1925, in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., to Richard Couch and Katherine Griffith. She was married to Michael Ferrara, who preceded her in death.Mrs. Ferrara was retired, and had lived in Carbondale for two-and-a-half years. She was an active member of the Basalt Seniors and enjoyed traveling and her friends and family.She is survived by a son, Michael Ferrara, and daughter, Janet Ferrara.There will be a memorial service at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, at the Basalt Senior Center.In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Basalt Senior Center.Farnum-Holt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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