Mary Jane Liberti Lewis, 62, of Palm Desert, Calif., died Thursday, July 5, 2012.
Ms. Lewis was born on May 1, 1950, in Gloversville, N.Y., to John J. Liberti and Mary Panza.
She had lived in Palm Desert for 16 years.
She is survived by a brother, John A. Liberti of Indio, Calif.; and her nephew, Robert J. Wegman (Claudia) of Palm Desert, Calif.
She was preceded in death by her parents; nephew, John A. Liberti Jr.; and her sisters, Andre Wegman and Carolyn Boyce (Steve).
MJ was a caring and lovely woman, she was adored by all and will be deeply missed by all her friends, especially Joanne Scherer, who resided with her for the last month of her life.
Thanks to all her good friends in the Palm Desert area, Penny P., Joanne J., Bonnie W., Kimmie Lu,The LGLB Birthday Group, her many friends across the country, and much thanks to the Odyssey Hospice and Manor Care. A Celebration of Life will be held on July 28, in New York state at Caroga Lake/Canada Lake at the open door on Hutchson Road toward Pine Lake. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org.