Mary Ann Carter


Mary Ann Carter, 68, of Wayne, also of Mount Savage, Md., passed away at her home on Wednesday, May 8, 2019.
Born in Mount Savage, on Feb. 9, 1951, she was the daughter of Joseph V. Carter, of Mount Savage, and the late Virginia (Haus) Carter.
Mary Ann was a graduate of Mount Savage High School, class of 1968. Following high school, Mary Ann graduated from Mount St. Joseph College in Emmitsburg, where she received her Bachelor's Degree in Biology. Mary Ann was a Biology teacher in Walkersville, for several years. Later, she followed her vocation and joined the Daughters of Charity Religious Order. As a former Daughter of Charity, Mary Ann was the Regional Vice President of Catholic Health East. Then, Mary Ann became the Vice President of Mission Services at the Nazareth Hospital in Philadelphia, Pa. She retired from that position in 2017. During her hospital administration career, Mary Ann furthered her education by receiving two Master's degrees. She remained an alumna for the Daughters of Charity.
In addition to her father, she is survived by her brother, Joseph W. Carter and wife Catherine; and her niece, Kristen Carter, Arlington, Va.
Friends will be received at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., 108 Virginia Avenue, Cumberland, MD, on Monday, May 13, 2019 from 5 to 8 p.m.. The Christian Wake service will be conducted at the funeral home 7:45 p.m.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Mount Savage, Md., on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that those who would like to honor Mary Ann's memory may do so by making contributions to the Alhambra Invitation Tournament, P.O. Box 432, Cumberland, MD 21501 or the Ladies of Charity, c/o Angie Franciosi, Western Maryland Health System, 12500 Willowbrook Road, Cumberland, MD 21502.
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Theresa M. Mancuso
May 14, 2019
Prayerful remembrance of Mary Ann. God bless all her dear family and friends and give comfort to those who miss her most.
Judy Persichilli
May 12, 2019
Marianne was one of the first people I met when I joined CHE System office and I could always rely on her to bring a smile and kind words, she was a good and thoughtful, generous person. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Mary Garrett
May 12, 2019
I and my daughter had the pleasure of working with the wonderful Marianne. We worked together at CHE. What a joy she was and always smiling. My daughter worked with her at Nazareth Hospital. I am praying for your family.
Bob Morrow
May 11, 2019
Mr. Carter, deeply saddened by this news. We knew her as MAC and our friendship goes back twenty years when we were both newbies at CHE.. we remember fondly your visit with Mary Ann to our home in Fort Myers. Faith, family and friends were what she loved. Our heartfelt sympathy for you and your family. She will be with us always in wonderful memories of laughter and love. Sincerely, Bob and Lynne Morrow