Clipped From Ironwood Daily Globe
Mary Basso VALPARAISO, Ind. — Mary E. Basso, of 558 Sheffield Drive, Valparaiso, daughter of the late Paul and Mary (Gorrilla) Mukavitz, passed away Wednesday, Wednesday, Feb. 28, 1996 in Valparaiso. Mary was born in Ironwood on Sept. 11, 1908. She was married to Arthur J. Basso in June of 1925. He preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by a son, Arthur J. Basso Jr.; a grandson, Lance Nightingale; six brothers, Rudolph, John, Lawrence, Paul, Louis and Joseph Joseph Mukavitz; two sisters, Anna Lackovich and Frances Brack; and a son-in-Jaw, George Nightingale. Nightingale. Survivors include two daughters, daughters, Lorraine Nightingale of Valparaiso Valparaiso and Rosemary (Ralph) Hall of Tucson, Ariz.; three sisters, sisters, Louise Bishop of Niles, 111., Claire Fetz of Midland, Mich., and Margaret Mukavitz of Ironwood; Ironwood; nine grandchildren, several several great-grandchildren, and numerous numerous nieces and nephews. .Services were held March 2 in Valparaiso.