Mary J. Waina, 84 of Monaca passed away Friday afternoon, May 23, 2014 at her home due to natural causes.Born October 14, 1929 in Rochester, she was a daughter of the late Benedetto and Elvira Morgera. Part of Mary’s childhood was spent in Italy and Connecticut and later in Monaca. Following graduation from Monaca High School, Mary went to work at Westinghouse Electric in Vanport from where she retired following 38 years of employment. She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Monaca and the C.D. of A. Mary had a passion for clothing and flowers. She also enjoyed walking, particularly at the Beaver Valley Mall.Mary is survived by her husband, Albert L. Waina, Jr. to whom she was united in marriage in 1970 and a sister, Ann Jennings of Monaca. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.In addition to her parents, she was preceded by a brother, Sam Morgera and a brother in law, Ronald Jennings in 1995. Friends will be received on Monday from 2-4 and 6-8 pm in the Simpson Funeral & Cremation Services, 1119 Washington Ave., Monaca, where a blessing service will be held on Tuesday at 10 am. Interment will follow in the parish cemetery.The family has suggested memorial contributions be made, if desired to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 1409 Pennsylvania Ave., Monaca, PA. 15061To share online condolences, get directions and other information, please visit simpsonfuneralhome.com.