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Mary Ference Butala

Mary Ference Butala, grandmother of actress Jenna Elfman and mother of the Lettermen’s Tony Butala, died Nov. 10 of complications from cancer in San Luis Obispo. She was 89.

In addition to her son and granddaughter, Butala is survived by three sisters, two brothers, three daughters, three other sons, 26 other grandchildren and 35 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held in Sharon, Pa.

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