Mary Ann Youvan, 82, of Pittsburg, KS, died Saturday, February 25, 2012 at Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg.

Mary Ann Youvan, 82, of Pittsburg, KS, died Saturday, February 25, 2012 at Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg.

She was born April 24, 1929 at Breezy Hill, KS the daughter of Carlo V. and Damiana Cotitto Bavuso.  She had been a life long area resident and was graduated from St. Mary’s High School.

Mrs. Youvan worked in home health care and prior to her retirement was the switchboard operator at Mt. Carmel Hospital in Pittsburg.

She was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Pittsburg.
Survivors include one son Greg Youvan of Chanute;  one sister Jenny Metz of Glenwood Springs, Colorado;  one grandson Justin Youvan of Tucson, Arizona;  2 great-grandchildren Mackenzie Youvan and Andrew Youvan both of Tucson.

Funeral Mass will be 10 am Saturday, March 3, 2012 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Pittsburg, KS with Father Mike Baldwin, as celebrant.  A memorial has been established to Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Fund.  Condolences may be left at our web site www.bathnaylor.com.