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Mary Campbell

   Mary Ann Campbell passed away on Nov. 2, 2006, at her home after a long illness.

   She was born Mary Ann Palastyi on Jan. 5, 1916 and has lived in Gladwin County the majority of her life.

   Mary married Walter Moore Campbell in Oct. of 1937. He preceded her in death on Oct. 26, 1957.

   She was a 1934 graduate of Gladwin High School and a 1965 graduate of the Midland School of Licensed Practical Nursing. After graduation from nursing school Mary worked at the Gladwin Hospital and the Gladwin Nursing Home, retiring shortly before her 80th birthday.

   She is survived by three sons, Robert (Nelda) Campbell of Salem, New Hampshire, Thomas Campbell of Huntington Beach, California, and Walter (Laura) Campbell of Whitmore Lake; two daughters, Janet Hospodar of Gladwin, and Susan (John) Lewis of Chicago; 13 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Besides her husband, Mary was preceded in death by daughter-in-law Jane Campbell; son-in-law Steve Hospodar; and granddaughter Laura Campbell.

   Services were held on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2006 at Sisson Funeral Home with Rev. Father John Cotter officiating and burial at Highland Cemetery.

   The family would like to thank Hospice and Mother's wonderful caregivers which include two of her grandchildren, Carla Wright and Jim Wright, Jr., and three dedicated ladies, Anita, Roberta and Beverly. Many thoughtful people helped during Mother's illness by bringing food and flowers, plowing snow in the winter, visiting and caring for her. We would like to thank these special friends for their kindness. It will always be remembered.

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Highland Cemetery, Gladwin, MI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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September 2009
Bob Frei
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