Mary Aileen Sayles Redwood, 86 of McKeesport, peacefully transitioned September 1, 2016 in Riverside Nursing Center.
Born April 28, 1930 in McKeesport, daughter of the late Clarence and Violet Preston Sayles. She was preceded in death by siblings, Bessie D. Boyd, Jean Sayles, Jacqueline Louise Jenkins, Clarence Sayles, Jr., and grandchildren, Jamer Johnson and Tameka Angelec Adams.
She was a member of Heaven Bound Singers, a Potter's House Church Mother, and Prayer Warrior with Cornerstone TV. Mary was a graduate of Hardy Bible School and was a Homemaker
Surviving are children, Angel T. Redwood, Carmelita Redwood, Paul Melvin Redwood all of McKeesport, John Carmen Redwood of Pittsburgh; brother, Gerald (Maxine) Sayles of McKeesport, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Friends will be received Monday from 4-8 p.m. at Zion Baptist Church, 1300 Locust St., McKeesport, where services will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Richard Truss, officiating.
Interment will be private.
Arrangements entrusted to the Robert A. Waters Funeral Home, Inc., McKeesport, PA.
Originally published September 04, 2016.