ANDERSON — Martha E. Bucci, 81, Anderson and formerly of Elwood, passed away on April 5, 2014, at Community Hospital.
She was born Aug. 25, 1932, in Tipton, to Harold and Elma (Bridgewater) McClellan.
On May 1, 1954, she married Jerry Bucci and he passed away on Jan. 2, 2011.
Martha was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church.
Martha’s family includes four daughters, Judy Bucci, Janet (Tom) Privett, Rosie (Jon) Zatkulak, Rachel (Dave) Hoskins, and one son, Mike (Julie) Bucci; grandchildren, Andrew and Jacob Privett, Maria, LeeAnn, Marcos, Rebecca, and Evan Zatkulak, Amanda and Corwin Hoskins, Amber and (Jason) Gunn, and Katlyn and Jared Bucci; and great-grandchildren, Carter Privett, Lilah and Lincoln Gunn.
Martha was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Mark Bucci; and two sisters, Olive Kellar and Lucille Lightfoot.
Funeral Mass service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St.Joseph Catholic Church, co-celebrated by Father Keith Hosey and Father John Keifer. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Elwood.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and 9 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Dunnichay Funeral Home. A Rosary will be conducted at 7 p.m. Wednesday evening by Sister Rosie Coughlin.
The family requests, in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to “L.A.D.O.” Latin America Discipleship & Outreach Ministry, P.O. Box 391, Greenville, IN 47124.
Post online condolences can be given to Martha’s family at www.dunnichayfuneralhome.com or www.theheraldbulletin.com.