August 2, 1921 – December 30, 2012
Mary L. Devine passed away on Sunday, December 30, 2012, at Taylor House in Des Moines. A private burial will be held Wednesday, January 2, 2013, at the Carlisle Cemetery. Mary was born on August 2, 1921, in Nevada, Iowa to Stephen and Ada Collup.
Mary retired from the State of Iowa DNR license division. She also volunteered at Terrace Hill, Methodist Hospital, Callahan House and the State Historical Building.
Surviving members of Mary’s family are her 2 daughters, Janet (Greg) Boggs of Des Moines and Judy (Roger) Winter of St Louis, Missouri. Grandchildren Scott (Stevie) of California; Jessica (Mike), Kristin (Lorenzo), Jody (Mark) and Bryan (Merrily) of St Louis; and James (Jill) of Des Moines. Great grandchildren are Claire Marie, Kelsey, Payton, Parker, Alex, Amy, Adam, Shane, Matt and Logan. Mary was preceded in death by her husband Galyn Devine, Sr. and son Galyn Devine, Jr.
Mary, our mother and grandmother, will be missed by us all; always loved with cherished memories of her kind soul, great smile and sweet laughter.
Memorial contributions may be made to Taylor House Hospice in Des MoinesInformation provided by: Peterson Funeral Home 415 School Street Carlisle, IA 50047 http://www.petersonfunerals.com