2013-11-21 / Obituaries

Mary Lou Mathia

MANISTIQUE – Mary Lou Mathia, 89, of Manistique, Mich., passed away peacefully Thursday morning, Nov. 14, 2013, at Schoolcraft Medical Care Facility.

She was born Feb. 12, 1924, in Sand Springs, Okla., the daughter of Jess Wesley and Inza Mae (Arnold) Davis.

Mary spent the majority of her adult life in California, before moving to the Manistique area about 12 years ago. While in California she worked for the Social Security Administration.

She was very much loved and will always be remembered by her family.

Mary is survived by her daughters,

Judith Mathia and Linda Mathia, both of Manistique; granddaughters, Susan Smith, Beverly Leonard and Judi Cooper; and seven great-grandchildren. She is further survived by her sisters, Pat and Peggy.

In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her son, Danny Mathia; and six brothers and sisters.

A private family service will be held. Burial will be in Rolling Hills Memorial Park in Richmond, Calif.

Messier-Broullire Funeral Home of Manistique is assisting the family with arrangements.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.mbfuneral.com.

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