Acheson & Graham Garden of Prayer Mortuary

7944 Magnolia Ave, Riverside, CA


Mary Rolle

17 April , 19235 October , 2019

Mary Rolle of Riverside, California, passed away on October 5, 2019 at Raincross of Riverside Memory Care Facility.  Mary was born on April 17, 1923 and worked for the City of Riverside Light and Water Department for nearly 50 years.

Mary was the youngest child of Ange and Dom Rolle and was preceded in death by her older sister Margaret Pagliuso and younger brother Paul Rolle.  All were born and raised in Riverside, California.

Mary is survived by her twin nieces Pagan Bryant (John Bryant) and Sharan Fornasero (Paul Fornasero).  First cousins Marion Arias, Rose Alessio, and Serena Alessio.  Great nieces and nephew include Crystal Angelopoulos (Peter Guertin), Christos Angelopoulos (Lesley Angelopoulos), Amber Hismeh (Richard Hismeh), Autumn Tabacchiera (Steve Tabacchiera), and Dustin Bryant (Tiffany Bryant).  Great, great nieces and nephews include: Fiona Angelopoulos, Christos Jr Angelopoulos, Lily Hismeh, Oliver Hismeh, Eliot Hismeh, Callum Hismeh, Luca Tabacchiera, Rocco Tabacchiera, Gavin Guertin, Elyse Guertin, Dillon Bryant, and Kadence Bryant.  

Mary lived on Van Buren Blvd for most of her life and was known for her green thumb, enjoying yard work and making everything she touched beautiful; because of the love and and care she put into growing gorgeous flowers and plants she received several awards through the years for her wonderful yard.

Mary had a great love for animals and would feed any stray she encountered and rescued any lost animal that came her way.  Above all she loved her entire family and was a mother figure to her twin nieces.  Mary will be missed and forever remembered by her family and friends.  

A graveside service will be held at Olivewood Cemetery in Riverside, California on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 11:30 AM.


  • Graveside Service Tuesday, 22 October , 2019


Mary Rolle

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