Mary S. (Smith) Mahr, age 65, wife of Daniel T. Mahr, of Sanatoga Station Rd., Lower Pottsgrove Twp., passed away on Wednesday at the Neighborhood Hospice Center, West Chester Pa.
Born in Columbia, South Carolina, she was the daughter of the late Ellis C. and Sadie Mae (Quick) Smith.
She was a 1962 graduate of Oak Ridge High School, in Tennessee, and received her Batchelor’s Degree in Art, from E. Tennessee State University, after which she received an Associate Degree in nursing from Montgomery County Community College, in Blue Bell, Pa. Mary later received a Master’s Degree in nursing from Gwynedd Mercy College in Gwynedd Valley Pa.
She loved gardening and crocheting, in addition to spending time with her family.
Surviving with her husband is a son; Jonathan A. husband of Tiana Mahr, of Boyertown, and two daughters; Patricia M. wife of Saman Hejazi, of Collegeville, and Cynthia A. wife of Brian Darcas, of East Norriton Pa. Also surviving are five grandchildren; Thomas “T.J.” Grant, Daniel Amir Hejazi, Colin Patrick Darcas, Sousan Marie Hejazi, and Belle Rose Mahr, along with two brothers; Ellis Smith of Auburn CA., and Brian Smith, of Jacksonville Fla., and a sister; Patricia Logsdon, of Oak Ridge Tenn. She was pre-deceased by a brother; Marion Smith.
Relatives and friends are invited to a Memorial Service to be held at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 329 N. Lewis Rd., Royersford, on Sunday March 7, 2010, at 11 AM. Visitation will be from 10:30 to 11 AM, at the funeral home. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to: American Cancer Society, c/o Joan Gehris,Nat’l Penn Bank, 1830 E. High St., Pottstown, Pa. 19464.