October 24, 1928 - February 13, 2016
Mary Kathleen “Kay” Boggs, 87 of Mechanicsburg, passed away Saturday, February 13, 2016 in Mercy McAuley Center, Urbana, Ohio.
She was born October 24, 1928 in Mechanicsburg the daughter of Theron and Viola (Northup) Corbett.
Mary was a graduate of Mechanicsburg High School. She married Samuel Boggs on November 14, 1948 in Champaign County. Mary worked at the Theater and the Telegram prior to retiring from Sears in Columbus. She loved playing cards and liked to cheat while playing. She enjoyed photography, card clubs, was an avid reader and a beautiful seamstress. She loved traveling and going out to eat with friends.
She is survived by many nieces and nephews.
Mary is preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Boggs; her son, Richard Boggs; and her sisters, Dorothy (Cecil) Fager and Virginia (Kermit) Fleming.
The family would like to thank Mercy McAuley Center and Community Mercy Hospice for their loving care and support.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 in the SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg with Rev. Nancy Hardin officiating. The family will receive friends 1 hr. prior to the service.
Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Activity Fund at Mercy McAuley Center, 906 Scioto St, Urbana, OH 43078. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.
I am very sorry for your loss. May wonderful memories help you through this difficult time. Jesus said; “Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out,…”(John 5:28-29)
May his promise also be a source of comfort for you.