Mary Embessi Luttrell | Obituaries

Mary Embessi Luttrell, 101, of Winchester, VA, passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, June 12, 2021.

Mary was born in Bristol, PA in 1919, to the late Antonino and Agostina DiPetria Imbessi. She worked as a worker at the 3M Company in Bristol and was a member of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church. Mary served on the Catholic Women’s Parish Council and enjoyed cooking, baking, and shopping.

Mary married Herbert H. Luttrell on September 17, 1944 in Bristol, PA. Herbert preceded her in death in 2009.

Mary leaves behind her sister, Evelyn F. Embessi of Winchester, VA, and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews.

Her sisters Antoinette Embessi, Josephine S. Embessi and Natina G. Luttrell as well as the two brothers Anthony and Joseph Embessi precede her in death.

On Friday, June 18, 2021, at 1 p.m., a visitation with a memorial service will take place at 2 p.m. in the Omps Funeral Home, Amherst Chapel. Deacon Mark Maines will assume the office. The burial takes place in the Chestnut Grove Cemetery.

Instead of flowers, commemorative donations in the name of Mary can be made to: Tuition Angel Program at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, 130 Keating Dr., Winchester, VA 22601.

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