LITTLE ROCK — Mrs. Mary Faye Rinchuso, 90, formerly of Pine Bluff, Ark., died Thursday, January 10, 2013, in Little Rock.
She was born September 21, 1922, in Pine Bluff, to Giuseppie and Giovanna Bazzickeri Massanelli.
She had worked for 17 years at Sam Taylor School in Pine Bluff.
She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church and a member of the Altar Society. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. She had a strong devotion to her faith and family.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, David Rinchuso, Sr.; son, David Rinchuso, Jr.; her parents; sisters, Sara Lupo, Marie Mazanti; brothers, Gus Massanelli, Mike Massanelli, Dave Massanelli, Robert Ruggeri and Julius Massanelli.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Raymond and Kathy Rinchuso of Maumelle; two grandchildren, Abby and Madeline and numerous nephews and nieces.
A Vigil will be held at 5:30 PM, Monday at Robinson’s.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m., Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, with Father Frank DuPreez and Father Pius Lawe officiating.
Burial will take place in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
The family suggests memorials be made in Mary Faye’s name to St. Joseph Catholic Church, 412 West 6th Street, Pine Bluff, Arkansas, 71601 or to Christ the King Catholic Church, 4000 North Rodney Parham Road, Little Rock, Arkansas, 72212.
Online register at www.ralphrobinsonandson.com