Feb. 16, 1934-Feb. 12, 2014
MARSHALL – Mass of Christian Burial for Mary J. Henderson, 79, will be at 10:30 a.m. today at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. Visitation will be one hour prior to the Mass. Burial will be in the St. Boniface Catholic Cemetery.
She passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at her residence.
Mary Julia was born Feb. 16, 1934, in Chicago, Ill., to George and Dorothy (Grey) Bugee. She was baptized, received First Communion and confirmed in the Catholic faith, and graduated from St. Ita High School in 1952.
Mary was united in marriage to Clair “Pete” J. Henderson on March 30, 1974, in Chicago. They eventually moved to Marshall where Mary was a loyal Chicago Cubs fan and enjoyed bowling, watching movies, listening to music and volunteering at 3rd grade. She was a member of American Legion Post 113 Auxiliary and was a cancer survivor. Mary was a faithful member of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church at the time of her death.
Mary is survived by her four children, David of Iron Mountain, Mich., Tim (Diane Newman) of Glen Carbon, Ill., Richard of Waukegan, Ill. and Margaret (George) Collette of Joliet, Ill.; four grandchildren, Jennifer Fong, Christopher Carvantes, Justin Collette, and Daniel Collette; a great- grandson, Joshua Carvantes; also nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Pete (2008); sister, Gloria Hollister; and brother, George Bugee.
Blessed be the memory of Mary J. Henderson.
Hamilton Funeral Home