Mary T. Nolte

Jul 10, 2017
Mary Nolte

Camden — Mary Teresa Nolte, also of New York City, passed away peacefully in Belfast July 2, 2017, beloved wife, mother, sister, friend, and grandmother. She was the daughter of Frank and Margaret (Grogan) Baldrini of Solvay, N.Y.

She is survived by her children, Wendy Kirklian and her husband, Arthur, of Camden, John Lesko of New York City, Lori Terry and her husband, William, of Searsport, Michael Lesko and his wife, Robin, of Locust Valley, N.Y., Steven Lesko and his wife, Sunny, of San Clemente, Calif., Andrew Lesko and Tara Jewel of San Francisco, Tara Seawright and her husband, Sam, of Brooklyn, N.Y.; grandchildren, Jesse Leary, Heather Rajamani, Miranda Handley, Patrick Terry, Conor Terry, Billy Terry, Parnell Terry, Meagan Smiles, Caitlyn Lesko, Ryan Lesko, Christian Lesko,and Erica Lesko; nine great-grandchildren; sisters Edna Strazzini of LaJolla, Calif., Jean Sardino of Skaneateles, N.Y.

Mary was predeceased by her brother, Francis “Red” Baldrini, formerly of Syracuse, N.Y.; the father of her seven children, John Lesko, and husbands Millard Stone and Albert Nolte.

Mary was a registered nurse, real estate broker, avid sportswomen, golfer, bowler and basketball player. She loved books and reading and was on the Brick Church book committee for many years. Mary had been very active with the American Red Cross for many years and loved living in New York City.

Her humor and generosity were her strong traits, and Mary was always ready with a quick or witty comment. She was an early feminist, a successful investor, and she anticipated the health and fitness movement.

Calling hours will be 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, July 7, at Long Funeral Home, 9 Mountain St., Camden. Private interment will be held in the Mountain View Cemetery in Camden.

If desired, memorial gifts may be made to the American Red Cross. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at

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