Clipped From The Ludington Daily News
Mrs. Mary Gerard Taken by Death Mrs. Mary Gerard, 70, of Ludington Ludington Route l died at 5:30 p.m. Thursday Thursday at Scotiville Resl Home, after having boon in failing health 10 years. Mary Patterson was born May 19, 1882, in Ludington and grew tip in Buttersville and was married Fob 25. 1901, in Buttersville to Herbert M. Gerard who dic<l in 1954. Afier their marriage, the couple lived in Wisconsin and Minnesota, moving hack to Buttersville in 1912 Mrs. Gerard was affiliated with Bethany Lutheran Church. Surviving arc two sons. Herbert Gerard of Ludington Route 1 and Clarence Gerard of Ludington, two daughters Mrs. Arthur (Bessie) Voss and Mrs. Harold (Carolyns Voss. both of Ludington Route 1. six grandchildren, two great grand children, nieces and nephews. The body is at Dorrcll Funeral Home where services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday.