Mary Anne (Moran) Vidmar

Passed away on Monday, October 3, 2022 surrounded by her loving family. She was predeceased by her husband Calvin C. Vidmar, mother Lydia Mae DeMann, fathers Charles Edward Moran, and Frederick Lawrence DeMann, sister Patricia Frances Noonan, brother James Edward Moran, and sister Anna Margaret Hammond. Born in Maryland and raised in Pittsburgh, she attended Epiphany School, St. Mary’s High School, and Stephen’s College in Missouri.

She was the first secretary for the Pittsburgh Pediatric Society. She started the Tumor Registry at Magee and Children’s Hospitals. She was Assistant Director of Medical Records at Presbyterian University Hospital. She developed health record departments at Allegheny East MH/MR and Blackburn’s Medical Supply. She was an avid golfer with hobbies like woodworking, drawing, painting, and reading.

Mary Anne will always be loved and deeply missed by her daughters Kathleen and Gail who cherished her love and caring throughout the years and especially missed by her ever caring and favorite niece, Gerri Cook, whom she loved dearly.

Mary Anne was the most kind, dependable, and gracious family member. There was no obstacle for herself or for others that her determination and attitude could not prevail. She will always be in the minds and hearts of those who loved her. In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial donation to your local library.

A private mass was held at Christ the Divine Shepherd Parish, St. Bernadette Church. She was laid to rest at Plum Creek Cemetery.