Mrs. Mary Raab Dittman, 91, died yesterday at 7:10 p.m. in her home, 53-B Crawford Village.
She was born in North side, Pittsburgh, on April 26, 1862, a daughter of the late Killian and Amelia Raab, and came to McKeesport 27 years ago. She was a member of St. Pius Roman Catholic Church and it's Rosary Society, the Christian Mothers and the L.C.B.A.
Friends are being received at the Craig Memorial Home. Requiem mass will be offered at 11 a.m.Saturday, at St. Pius Church by the Rev. Mark Flannagan. Internment will be in New St. Joseph's Cemetery.
Widow of Henry A. Dittman. Mrs. Dittman is survived by four daughters Mrs. Amelia Rendine of Connellsville and Mrs. Coletta Zewe, Mrs. Magdalene Weber, and Mrs. Margarite Madden , all of McKeesport: Five sons, Leo H. of Dravosburg, Clarence F., and Adelbert C. Dittman both of Duquesne, Raphel of Miami, Fla., and Cyril M. of McKeesport: 36 grandchildren; 46 great grandchildren and a sister, Mrs. Teresa Archer of Lewisville, O.
From the McKeesport Daily News, Nov. 12, 1953; page 46