Half Staff – MaryAnn Jones, 63

July 16, 2007
MaryAnn Jones, 63, of Punta Gorda, Florida, passed away Monday, July 16, 2007.She was born April 11, 1944 in Gloucester, to Lawrence and Frances (Testaverde) Scola.

MaryAnn worked as a salesperson in communications before retiring and moving to Punta Gorda from Rockport in 1999.

She was a member of Sandy Bay Yacht Club in Rockport, and the Red Hats Society.

MaryAnn will be greatly missed by her husband of 23 years, Charles; son, Edward (Lynn) DiPietro of Nahant, Mass.; sisters, Catherine (Robert) Cavenaugh of Ipswich, Rose (Joe) Misuraca and Phyliss (Thomas) Misuraca, both of Gloucester, and Pauline (Leo) Linquata of Springhill, Fla.; brothers, Joseph (Lia) Scola, John (Kathleen) Scola, and Larry (Phyliss) Scola, all of Gloucester, Peter (Linda) Scola of San Diego, and Paul (Maureen) Scola of Port Charlotte, Fla.; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: A celebration of MaryAnn’s life will be 6:00 pm, Thursday, July 19, 2007 at the Punta Gorda Chapel of Larry Taylor Funeral and Cremation Services with Dr. Rick Sloan officiating. A memorial service will be held at St. Ann’s Church at a later date. To express condolences to the family, please visit http://www.Ltaylorfuneral.com/ and sign the online guest book. Arrangements are by Larry Taylor Funeral and Cremation Services.