Mary D. Mead, 103, Russell, died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, at Wheatland Nursing Home.

She was born Jan. 15, 1916, in Johnston, RI., to Germano and Anastasia (Girardi) Torrice.

She married Jay Mead on Oct. 2, 1944, in Providence, R.I. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include three sons, Stephen Mead, Hesston, Allen Mead, Kismet, and Mark Mead, Russell; a daughter Jackie Brown, Oberlin; a sister, Yolanda DePalo, Providenc, RI.; 10 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Mary Queen of Angels Catholic Church, Russell; burial in Grand Center Cemetery, north of Waldo.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday with family greeting guests from 6 to 7 p.m. at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.

Following graveside service the family would like to invite all funeral guests to join them for a lunch at the Waldo Senior Center in Waldo.

Memorials are suggested to Waldo Senior Center in care of the mortuary.