December 7, 1942 — December 30, 2018
SARATOGA and APPLE VALLEY, Calif. — Maria (Fiumara) Flavell, 76, of Apple Valley, California, formerly of Saratoga Springs, passed away Sunday, Dec. 30, 2018 after a long illness.
Born on Dec. 7, 1942 in Troy, she was the daughter of the late Anne and Peter Fiumara.
Maria married Alan Flavell in September 1964. They were married for almost 23 years, until Alan passed away in August 1987.
Maria married John William (Bill) Mooney in May 2015.
She was a graduate of Catholic Central High School and Mildred Elley.
Maria was a former communicant of St. Clement’s Church in Saratoga Springs.
She retired from the Saratoga Springs City School District.
Maria enjoyed cooking, traveling and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Maria was predeceased by her husband, Alan Flavell; her niece, Kristina (Fiumara) Miller; and her stepson, Brian Mooney.
Left to cherish her memory include her husband, Bill Mooney; her sons, Steven Flavell and his wife, Tamara, of Salt Lake City, Utah and Brian Flavell and his wife, Andra, and their two children, Julia and Erica, of Stevenson Ranch, California; her brother, Richard Fiumara and his wife, Karen, of Greensboro, North Carolina and their children, Theresa O’Connell and family of Erie, Pennsylvania and Andrew Fiumara of Greensboro, North Carolina; her stepchildren, Colleen Rauh and her husband, Wayne, William Mooney and his wife, Janet, Glenn Mooney and his wife, Michelle and Robert Mooney and his wife, Carmel; stepdaughter-in-law, Margaret Mooney; her 12 other grandchildren; and many cousins from Glens Falls, South Glens Falls, Saratoga Springs, Nevada, California and around the country.
Friends and family may call from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Jan. 12, at St. Michael the Archangel Church, Saratoga Ave., South Glens Falls.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at noon Saturday, Jan. 12, immediately following calling hours.
Rite of committal will be private and at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Maria’s memory to the City of Hope Cancer Hospital in Duarte, California, or at www.cityofhope.org.
Arrangements are in the care of M.B. Kilmer Funeral Home, 136 Main St., South Glens Falls.
To view Maria’s Book of Memories and post online condolences, please visit kilmerfuneralhome.com.