Mary Cantwell died Nov. 5. She was 91.
Mrs. Cantwell was born Feb. 2, 1921, in Olean, N.Y., to Bert James and Faith Miriam (Smith) Cady. She grew up in the Albany area and graduated from Russell Sage College. She married John "Jack" Cantwell in 1955. She taught high school home economics at Mt. Markham Central School in West Winfield, N.Y. She and her husband moved to Portland from Richfield Springs, N.Y., in 1993.
She was preceded in death by Jack in 2008; and a sister, Betsy Tripp Millington in 2012. She is survived by her son, John (Peggy); four grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 14, at St. Pius X Church. Memorial donations can be made to the St. Pius X Women's Club or the American Cancer Society .