Mary A. Hines Boltman, 82, of Wallingford, formerly of Del Avenue, North Haven, passed away Tuesday February 27, 2018. She was the wife of the late William E. Boltman, Jr. Mary was born in East Haven on October 8, 1935; daughter of the late Retired Detective Sergeant George T. Hines NHPD and Lauretta Kelley Hines. Mary was the Administrative Assistant at Saint Frances Cabrini Church in North Haven for over thirty years, served on the parish council beginning in 1975, served three terms as President of the Women’s Club and as secretary/treasurer of the bowling league from 1977-2012. In 2002, she was the first recipient of the Saint Joseph Archdiocesan Medal of Appreciation. Mother of William E. (Paula Ludlam) Boltman III of Cheshire, Linda (Timothy) Loker of Lincoln, Nebraska, Alisa Boltman Pelletier, June (Robert) Passmore and Margaret Bardelli all of Wallingford. Grandmother of Aidan Pelletier, Johnathan Passmore, Tina Gonzalez and Lori-Kay Bardelli all of Wallingford, Richard Bardelli of Alabama, and Thomas Passmore U.S. Navy. Also survived by eight great-grandchildren and twenty-nine nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her siblings, Colonel George G. Hines U.S. Army, John F. and Gerald J. Hines, Lorry M. Allen, Margaret H. Evans, Katherine M. Wright, Joan F. Canning, Edna M. Lonardo and Judith Ann Hines.
Her funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, on Tuesday morning at 9:30. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Frances Cabrini Church in North Haven at 10. Interment will follow in the All Saints Cemetery. Visiting hours will be Monday from 5 to 8 pm. Should friends desire, contributions in her memory may be made to St. Frances Cabrini Church, 57 Pond Hill Rd., North Haven, CT 06473 or Church of the Resurrection, 115 Pond Hill Rd., Wallingford, CT 06492 or CT Hospice, Inc., 100 Double Beach Road, Branford, CT 06405.