Mary Crum Saltzman, a resident of Princeton, NJ, died Sunday, May 27, 2012. Mary was born January 19, 1920 in New York City and later moved to Plainsboro before spending the last 30 plus years residing at the Princeton Community Village (PCV) in Princeton, NJ.
Mary worked for 20 years at the Princeton Acme where she held various positions from check-out clerk to inventory. She loved working at the Acme. Mary loved to walk and garden including having her own vegetable garden while also maintaining the PCV’s common flower garden. In her spare time after her retirement, Mary enjoyed taking care of her 6 great-grandchildren.
Mary was an active member of St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church and a woman who put family above all else.
She was predeceased by her sister; Jeannie Cormack. Surviving are her beloved daughter, Barbara Rossi and son-in-law Felix, son Robert Crum, three grandchildren; Chris Rossi and wife Beth, Joseph Rossi and wife Sue, and Mary Ellen Mandatta and husband Eric; six great-grandchildren; Christopher, Malinda, Amanda, Dominic, Michael and Maria and several nieces and nephews. She will be greatly missed by all whose lives she touched.
A private funeral was held on June 1, 2012. Burial was at Brainerd Cemetery in Cranbury, NJ