Mary Elizabeth Jeffrey, M.D.

Mary Elizabeth Jeffrey, M.D., 80, formerly of Haverford, died on Friday, July 5, at Little Flower Manor, Wilkes-Barre, after a prolonged illness.

Born Aug. 5, 1938, in Pittston, she was the first-born daughter of the late Raymond B. and Alma Sharkey Jeffrey.

Dr. Jeffrey was a graduate of St. Ann’s Academy, Wilkes-Barre, and earned her B.S. from Marywood University, Scranton and M.D. from Woman’s Medical College, Philadelphia. She practiced as a radiologist in Philadelphia area hospitals. In her retirement, Mary volunteered her time and talents to the Parish of St. Denis in Havertown.

Mary’s passing will be mourned by her brother, Rev. George A. Jeffrey II, Dunmore. She is also survived by her nieces and nephews, cousins, colleagues and friends.

A celebration of Mary’s life will be held on Saturday, July 13, with visitation beginning at 9 a.m. followed by a concelebrated funeral mass at 10 a.m., in the Church of St. John the Evangelist, 35 William St., Pittston.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests memorial contributions be made to St. Denis Church, 2401 St. Denis Lane, Havertown, PA 19083; Cardinal Foley School, 300 E. Eagle Road, Havertown, PA 19083; or, Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701.

Memories and condolences may be shared with Mary’s family at www.celebrateherlife.com.