Obituary published April 26, 2013 in The Mexico Ledger
Mary Elizabeth Love, 78 of Mexico, passed away at 2:55 p.m. Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at Golden Living Center – Pin Oaks.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. Saturday at Arnold Funeral Home with Fr. Mark Porterfield officiating. Visitation will be Saturday from 11 a.m. until time of the service at the funeral home.
Mary was born Aug. 5, 1934 in Wellsville, the daughter of Joseph Leo and Christine Pauline (Borgmeyer) Murray. On Dec. 25, 1959 at St. Brendan Catholic Church in Mexico, she married Walter D. Love, Jr. He died on Apr. 9, 2007.
Mrs. Love was a very loving mother. She had worked at Florsheim Shoe Factory and Pin Oaks.
Mary was a member of St. Brendan Catholic Church. She was an avid St. Louis Cardinal fan and loved watching cooking shows.
Survivors include her children, Nancy Johnson and husband, Jeffery of Bossier City, LA, Mike Love and wife, Lori of Mexico, Kenneth Love and wife, Nancy of Mexico, Ann Bennett and husband, Rick of Mexico and Jan Silvey of Mexico; 14 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; and one brother, Joseph Murray of Coon Rapids, MN.
In addition to her husband, Mary was preceded in death by two brothers, Donald and James Murray.
Memorial donations may be made to Golden Living Center-Pin Oaks, c/o Arnold Funeral Home, 425 S. Jefferson, Mexico, MO 65265.
Condolences at www.arnoldfh.com.