Obituary published Jan. 30, 2013 in The Mexico Ledger
Mary Christina Roe, 94 of Mexico, died on Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 at GLC- Pin Oaks.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday at 10:30 a.m. at St. Brendan Catholic Church. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Martinsburg. The family will receive friends from 9:30 – 10:30 Friday morning at Arnold Funeral Home. A rosary will be recited at 9:15 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Mary was born on Dec. 1, 1918 in Martinsburg, the daughter of Charles and Mathilda (Fennewald) Tillman. She married Earl A. Roe in Feb., 1942 at St. Brendan Catholic Church. He preceded her in death in 1963.
She was a nurse at Audrain Medical Center and after retirement she did home care work until she was unable.
She is survived by six children; Charles Roe and Linda of Fulton, John Roe and Nancy of Mexico, Tom Roe and Sharon of Blue Springs, Patricia Brown of Mexico, Roy Roe and Teresa of Jefferson City, Kathy Schubert and Dennis of Columbia and numerous grand and great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband Earl, she was preceded in death by a son-in-law Kenneth Brown and two brothers, Joe and Leo Tillman.
Memorials may be made to St. Brendan School.
Condolences at www.arnoldfh.com.