WESTFIELD - Mary Margaret "Chipper" Barrieau, age 74, of 26 Cass Street, Westfield, NY died Monday, November 19, 2012 at Absolut Care of Westfield.
"Chipper" was born February 2, 1938 in Westfield, NY the daughter of the late Carl C. and Lucy M. (Calabrese) Cogliano.
A Westfield resident all her life, she had been employed as a Cash Applications Clerk for Welch Foods in Westfield for over 25 years, retiring in 2000. She had also been employed by General Electric at the Erie plant offices for over 16 years. She was a member of St. Dominic Roman Catholic Parish of Westfield and a life member of the Altar and Rosary Society. She enjoyed knitting and crocheting, watching her programs on TV and traveling when her health would allow.
She is survived by her son, Paul Barrieau and her grandson, Tyler Carl Hatling, both of MN. Several cousins, one niece, two nephews and two aunts also survive. She is further survived by her sister in law, Barbara Cogliano of Centerville, OH.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Joseph Cogliano, Sr. No calling hours will be ob-served. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012 at 11:00AM at St. Dominic Roman Catholic Church, 15 Union Street, Westfield with Father Joseph Walter officiating. Private burial will be in St. James Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to St. Dominic RC Church, 15 Union Street, Westfield, NY 14787.
The MASON Funeral Home, 37 Clinton St., Westfield, NY has been entrusted with her funeral arrangements. Log on to www.masonfuneral.com to send Mary's family a message of sympathy.