Mary Colaizzi, 91 of Orem, Utah passed away in her sleep on May 4, 2020 to natural causes. She was born July 6, 1928 in Ogden, Utah to Domenic and Assuntina Villella Decaria. She married John Colaizzi on September 4, 1948. Her husband John preceded her in death on July 24, 1997. Mary enjoyed, crocheting, needle point, quilt making and other home making activities. She worked with several companies, mostly in sales for large department stores and running the gift store at the Orem Senior Citizen Center. Hobbies included fishing, difficult puzzles, card games and more. Mary enjoyed travel including trips to China, Italy, Europe, cruises and more.
Mary is survived by five children, daughters Diane (and Husband Leo Jacobson) of South Jordan, Marie Adair of West Jordan, and sons Ernie (and Kimberly Moore) of Ormond Beach, Fl, John (and wife Julane) of Lindon, and Tom of Salt Lake City; 9 grandchildren, and 18 great grand children.
Due to Covid restrictions, a small service for family and close friends will be held Friday, May 8, 2020 at Sundberg-Olpin mortuary, 495 South State Street, Orem, Utah. Viewing for friends and family at 1:30pm with church services at 2:00pm. Burial will immediately follow services at the Orem City Cemetery.
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