- February 14, 1939 - January 13, 2017
- West Springfield, Massachusetts
of Mary's Passing
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Mary Virginia (Almirates) Witt, age 77, of West Springfield, died Friday January 13, 2017 at Wingate of West Springfield. Mary was born in Springfield, daughter of the late Gregory and Jean (Barnes) Almirates. Mary was a Licensed Nurse Practitioner, attained through Holyoke Trade School, and a Registered Nurse at Leesburg Regional Medical Center in Florida, retiring in 2010. She was a communicant of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Holyoke. Mary was predeceased by her husband, Clarence Witt. She is survived by two sons: Stephen T. Malfas of Agawam, MA and Gregory P. Malfas and his wife Nina of West Springfield, MA; a half-brother, Christopher Almirates of Miami, FL; three half-sisters: Celina Franco, Gregarina Ceaser, and Janelle Almirates, all of Miami, FL; and a granddaughter, Christina Malfas. A graveside service will be held Thursday January 19 at 2:00pm in Forestdale Cemetery, 304 Cabot St., Holyoke, MA. There are no calling hours. Barry J. Farrell Funeral Home is handling arrangements. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to the American Red Cross or hospice.