Mary Ella (Puff) Bole

March 16, 1937 ~ January 17, 2024 (age 86) 86 Years Old

Mary Bole Obituary

Mary Ella Bole, 86, of North East, passed away on Wednesday, January 16, 2024. 

She was born on March 16, 1937, in Penn Township, Butler Co., PA, a daughter of the late Lyle Chester and Olive Genevieve Stokes Puff. 

Mary Ella was a member of Park United Methodist Church in North East.  Prior to her retirement, she had worked as a secretary with the First Presbyterian Church in North East for many years and before the church she worked at Welch Foods in North East for 17 years.

Mary Ella was preceded in death by her husband, George Robert (Bob) Bole in 1994 and is survived by two cousins and many friends.

Friends will be received at the W. Tad Bowers Funeral Home, 92 S. Lake St., North East on Tuesday, January 23, from 11 A.M. until the time of funeral services there at 12 Noon.  Rev Eric Leonard will officiate.

Private interment will be in Jefferson Summit Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Butler Co., PA.

Mary’s family would like to thank the staff at Beveller Village for their kindness.  Memorials may be made to Park United Methodist Church, 30 N. Lake St., North East, PA 16428.  To send condolences, please visit

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January 23, 2024

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bowers Funeral Home
92 S. Lake Street
North East, PA 16428

Funeral Service
January 23, 2024

12:00 PM
Bowers Funeral Home
92 S. Lake Street
North East, PA 16428


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