Mary Therese Weber Rupert Yatsko, age 61, resident of 5436 East Lake Road, Apt # 814, Erie, PA passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2016 at Meadville Medical Center after a lengthy illness. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on October 12, 1954, Mary was a daughter of the late Charles and June Weber.

Following her graduation from Oliver High School in 1972, Mary was a cook for over 30 years at various restaurants including 15 years for Soldiers and Sailors Home in Erie and retiring from Edinboro University in 2010. From 2001 until 2003, Mary owned and operated Mary’s Taste of Home Restaurant in Edinboro. Mary was a people person, and made friends easily. She enjoyed caring for animals and was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church in Wesleyville.

Surviving Mary is her husband – Bill Yatsko whom she married July 28, 1990; a daughter – Therese Marie Rinehardt and her fianc?, Michael Quay of Albion; a son – Bill Rupert, Jr. and his companion, Stephany and her son, Dylan from Cambridge Springs; two step daughters – Michelle Yatsko of North Carolina and Melissa Boyce and her husband, George of Carthage, North Carolina; two grandsons – Jacob Reinhardt and his fiance, Jenn Steele and Sebastian Reinhardt; two granddaughters – Alexis Boyce and Kaitlyn Rupert; and a great grandson – Colton Reinhardt. Also surviving are four sisters – Maureen Profeta and her husband, Joe; and Ann Kramer and her husband, Reverend Jim; Lou Schlup and her husband, Tom; Margie Patton and her husband, Tom;?three brothers – Joe Weber and his wife, Kathy and John Weber and his wife, Donna all from Pittsburgh, and?Chuck Weber and his wife,?Kathy from Missouri. Many nieces and nephews also survive. Preceding Mary in death in addition to her parents was a sister – June Weber.

Friends may call at the Van Matre Family Funeral Home in Cambridge Springs on Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8. A funeral service will be held there on Wednesday, July 20th at 10:00 a.m. Reverend Pam Gardner, pastor of Wesley United Methodist Church, will officiate. Interment will be in Venango Cemetery.