Mary Dain

Mary Dain

Wednesday, December 23rd, 1931 Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

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Obituary for Mary Ann Dain (Peterson)

Iron Mountain – Mary A. Dain, 87, Kingsford, Mich., passed away, Tuesday, April 2, 2019, at ManorCare Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Kingsford.

She was born on December 23, 1931, in Green Bay, Wisc., daughter of the late Robert and Ellen (Bozile) Peterson. Mary attended Kingsford High School and graduated with the class of 1950, she married Richard Anderson in 1950, and he preceded her in death. Mary later married Mayford Dain in 1988, at St. Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Kingsford. He has also preceded her in death.

Mary has been an active member of the local community for years but will be best known for serving as the director at the Iron Mountain Senior Citizens Center for 23 years, retiring in 1998.

She was a member of St. Mary Queen of Peace, enjoyed working in her flower garden, camping, and especially corresponding with family and friends throughout the years.

She is survived by four daughters, Linda (Jim) Dale, Iron Mountain, Mich.; Sue (Jack) Gingrass, Iron Mountain, Mich.; Janet (Curt) Frame, California; Julie (Ron) Dain, New London, Wisc.; five step-children and their families; one brother, Jim (Christine) House, Crystal Falls, Mich.; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews and special niece Ellen (Randy) Harvath, Marshall, Mich..

In addition to her parents, and husbands Richard and Mayford, Mary was preceded in death by one great-grandson Dylan Dale.

Visitation will be held Friday, April 5, 2019, 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM at the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron Mountain. Funeral Services will be held Friday, 5:00 PM at the funeral Home. Rev. Fr. Michael Woempner will officiate. Burial will be held in Cemetery Park, Iron Mountain.

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  • Visitation

    Friday, April 5th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 5:00pm
    Jacobs Funeral Home
    1025 Carpenter Avenue
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    Friday, April 5th, 2019
    2:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Service

    Friday, April 5th, 2019 | 5:00pm
    Jacobs Funeral Home
    1025 Carpenter Avenue
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Friday, April 5th, 2019
    Rev. Fr. Michael Woempner

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Jill Romagnoli

Nick and I send our deepest sympathy to you and your family! Thinking of you all and keeping you close in our hearts.
Jill and Nick Romagnoli
Comment | Posted at 10:04am via Condolence

Lisa Richards

Linda, Sue, and Janet.,
So many fond memories growing up and spending time at my grandparents next door to your mom. That Fairmount street group has lost a wonderful lady. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
Lisa Richards ( Granddaughter of the Nelsons)
Comment | Posted at 08:10am via Condolence

Dick and Gail Dabb

Linda and Family, you have our deepest sympathy in the loss of your wonderful Mom. Our prayer's are with you at this very sad time.
Comment | Posted at 08:03pm via Condolence

Uly, Samarie and families

We love you Silly Grandma
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