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Obituary of Mary Zotalis

Mary Zotalis

Mary Zotalis

Mary Zotalis

Mary F. Zotalis of Grass Valley, Calif., passed away May 29, 2014. She was 92.

A memorial will be at 11:30 a.m. on June 29 at 1121 Furlong St. in Belmont, Calif.

Mary was born March 16, 1922, to Petra Martinez and Augustine Flores in Pittsburg, Kan.

She graduated from Loyola Nursing School and worked for Kaiser Redwood City, Stanford Hospital and in private care.

Mary was a member of League of Women Voters, Hospice and a book club.

She loved reading, baking, photography, birding and nursing and played a great game of Scrabble.

Taking care of family and friends was her calling.

She is survived by her son, Kenneth Leek Jr. and daughter-in-law, Donna of Grass Valley; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Mary was preceded in death by her son, Jeffrey Leek; and her husband, John Zotalis.

We were blessed to have her with us for so many good years. Her family will miss her presence. We have many happy memories of our time with her.