August 18, 2010
Monday, August 30, 2010 11:00AM Maple Grove Cemetery in Mechanicsburg
Mary D. Ackerman, 94 of Waynesville, Ohio formerly of Mechanicsburg passed away Wednesday, August 18, 2010 in Quaker Heights Care Facility.
She was born May 8, 1916 in Columbus, Ohio, the daughter of Rand J. and Lulu Jane (Fuller) Dustman.
Mary was employed by the Mechanicsburg Post Office and she had worked in the Emergency Room at University Hospital for 14 years. Her own words were “She was a hell of a girl and now she’s gone”.
She is survived by her son, Tom (Sharon) Ackerman of Wilmington, Ohio; 8 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Charles Ackerman on June 20, 1999; sons, Rand in 1993 and Robert in 2004; brothers and sisters.
Following Mary’s wishes her body will be cremated. A graveside service will be held at 11 A.M. on Monday, August 30, 2010 in the Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg with (Pastor Tim West) officiating.
Mary was an avid Ohio State Buckeye fan and the family requests that everyone wear their Ohio State attire to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Crossroads Hospice of Dayton, 8069 Washington Village Dr, Dayton, OH 45458. Services have been entrusted to Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg.