Mary Ann Butterfield

Obituary of Mary Ann Butterfield

Mary Ann Butterfield, 81, of Amsterdam, New York, passed away peacefully on May 3, 2023 at the E. L. Wilkinson Residential Healthcare Facility, surrounded by her loving family. Mary Ann was born on August 18, 1941 in Amsterdam, New York to the late Gary and Jennie (Colistra) Calapitro.

On April 12, 1980 she was united in marriage to Paul Butterfield. The couple has spent the past 43 years together.

Mary Ann served in several roles throughout her career, beginning at Fulmont Development Facility, where she worked as a Fiscal Officer. She then was employed as a Unit Clerk at Mt. Loretta Nursing Home. She finished her career at Capstone Nursing Home, where she worked as a Receptionist and Secretary until retiring in 2012.

Her loving family includes her husband, Paul Butterfield; daughters, Amy (Ross) Sprenkle, Karen (Randell) Moreland, Amanda (Jeff Straub) Butterfield, Kristen (Michael) Farrell, and Michelle (Jason Ernst) Grab; grandchildren, Jackie, Jacob, and Beth Moreland and Taylor, Justin, and Nicole Motyl. 

Aside from her parents, Gary and Jennie, Mary Ann is also preceded in passing by her son, Michael Grab.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a graveside service in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery, Truax Road, Amsterdam, New York at noon on Tuesday, May 9 2023.  Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601 or online at Please visit Mary Ann's guestbook online at 


Graveside Service

12:00 pm
Tuesday, May 9, 2023
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
Truax Rd.
Amsterdam, New York, United States
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