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MaryLou Caringi Garry

July 18, 1937 ~ May 7, 2022 (age 84)


It is with deep sadness the family mourns the loss of MaryLou Caringi Garry, 84, of Schenectady, NY, on Saturday, May 7, 2022, following a long illness. Mary Lou was born in Schenectady, NY, on July 18, 1937 to Louis and Mary Caringi.  MaryLou was a homemaker who was devoted to raising her six children.

 She was predeceased by her siblings Victor Carangi, Dorothy (Jimmy) Delguidace, Rose (Chic) Martell, Diane (Rocky) Addy, Marguerite (Andy) Martell.  She is survived by her children Kimberly Mercoglan (Kevin), Paul LaFond (Carrie), Donald Garry, Richard Garry (Mary), James McCreesh (Ava), Ryan McCreesh (Desiree), Grandchildren Megan (Justin), Jason (Lisa), Paul (Melanie), Donald, Michael, Josh, Brandon, Courtney, Rhianna, Angelina, Dominic, Ayden, Eric along with five Great Grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Despite many medical challenges throughout the years MaryLou kept a positive attitude. Her faith and her will to live life and enjoy her family was her greatest attribute. 

At the request of MaryLou and her family, viewing hours will be private. Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday, May 11, at St. Paul the Apostle Church, 2777 Albany St., at 11 a.m.  Interment will follow in St. John's Cemetery.

Those who wish to remember MaryLou in a special way may make a contribution in her name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.


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Private Services

DeLegge Funeral Home
1346 Chrisler Ave
Schenectady, NY 12303

Mass of Christian Burial
May 11, 2022

11:00 AM
St. Paul the Apostle Church
2733 Albany street
Schenectady, NY 12304

May 11, 2022

12:00 PM
St. John the Baptist Cemetery
Brandywine Avenue
Schenectady, NY 12306

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