(June 29, 1917 – September 10, 2011)
Mary K. Korr, 94, of Midland, died at MidMichigan Medical Center-Midland on Sept. 10, 2011. Mary was born in Des Moines, IA on June 29, 1917 to the late Matt and Frances (Gegurich) Mance. Her beloved husband Michael predeceased her on June 21, 1965. The most important thing to Mary was her family first and foremost. She was an original resident of Riverside Senior Housing. Mary was an avid Tiger fan and card player. She cross stitched many collectable pieces and shared them with her family and friends. Mary is survived by her daughters, Barbara (Dean) Plummer of Midland, Vera (Pete) Davis of Northville, Diane (Terry) Kipp of Schoolcraft; sons, Matt (Mary) of South Lyon, Robert (Mary) of Dexter; 9 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and sister-in-law Gertrude Mance of Westland. Mary was predeceased by her brother Matt Mance. A Funeral Liturgy will be held at 11:00 am on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2011 at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, with Father Edwin C. Dwyer officiating. The family will receive friends at the Church from 10:00 am until the time of the service. Burial will take place on Wed., Sept. 14 at 11:00 am at the St. Anthony Catholic Cemetery in Mancelona/Bellaire. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Mancelona Cemetery Maintenance Fund or Donors favorite Charity. Smith-Miner Funeral Home is assisting the family.Online condolences can be given at smithminer.com.