Service measured not by GOLD,
                           but by the GOLDEN RULE


Service measured not by GOLD,
          but by the GOLDEN RULE


WOOSTER “ Mary Jane Black, 94 of Wooster passed away on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at West View Healthy Living.
She was born June 1, 1924 in Wooster, the daughter of Francis and Flo Baney Zarlengo.   She married Robert Black on July 18, 1945.   He preceded her in death on August 14, 1993.
Mary Jane had been an Administrative Assistant at the AAA in Wooster.   She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church and the Catholic Daughters of America, an avid bridge player (card shark), and a seamstress.   She had knitted a lot of memories for a lot of people and had quilted for all of her family.
Surviving are her children, Michael (Sharon) Black of Columbus, Patrick (Trice) Black and Jonathan (Carolyn) Black both of Wooster; grandchildren, Shannon Pyers, Nick Black, Heather Black, Lindsay Workman, Holly Henderson, Andy Black and Alison Keiner; great-grandchildren, Matthew and Elizabeth Pyers, Caroline Henderson, James and John Rockwood, Kash, Harper and Piper Workman and a brother, Stephen (Susan) Zarlengo of Wooster.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents.
Friends will be received 1 hour prior to the 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at St. Mary Catholic Church, 527 Beall Ave., Wooster with Rev. Richard Samide officiating.   Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery.
McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or St. Mary Catholic Church, PO Box 109, Wooster, OH 44691 or to West View Healthy Living, 1715 Mechanicsburg Rd., Wooster, OH 44691
Online condolences may be left for the family at

Memorial Contributions

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at St. Mary Catholic Church, 527 Beall Ave., Wooster


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