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The Life of Mary C. Demaree

Mary C. Demaree 1922 - 2014 | Obituary | Condolences | Gallery Mary C. Demaree Obituary Mary C. Demaree Mary Catherine Demaree (Middleton), 91, passed away June 13, 2014 after a long dance with Alzheimer''s, joining her beloved husband of 56 years, Harry Z. Demaree, and her dearly loved daughter, Kathleen M. Adams, in the next circle of life. Mary was born June 22, 1922 in Indianapolis. She attended Tech High School and later worked as a legal secretary for Bachelder & Bachelder. During World War II, she worked at a defense plant (Curtiss-Wright) in Indianapolis and was active in the USO. In married life, she moved to Fort Wayne, Ind., and later to Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. After her two children grew up, she returned to the work force, working as an executive secretary to the president of Ken Tool in Akron and later as an executive secretary to the manager of the retail advertising department of the Akron Beacon Journal. She retired in 1985 after 15 years with the Akron Beacon Journal. She was once an active member of Job''s Daughters. Her memberships included the First Christian Church of Stow, Cuyahoga Falls Woman''s Club and Cuyahoga Falls Travel Club. She was an avid bridge player and participated in numerous bridge clubs. She is survived by son, Daniel G. Demaree of Columbus; son-in-law, Maurice L. Adams of Chagrin Falls, Ohio; grandsons, Roy James Adams and Nathan Adams of Lakewood, Ohio; and sister, Sarah Johnson of Evansville, Ind. The family would like to thank the staffs of The Woodlands of Columbus and Gentiva Hospice for their thoughtful and professional care during the final years and days of Mary''s life. A funeral service will be held Friday, June 27, at 10:30 a.m. at the Ciriello & Carr Funeral home, 810 Portage Trail, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221, followed by inurnment at Chestnut Hill Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to the . FALLS, 330-928-7116 logo Published in Akron Beacon Journal on June 15, 2014 Share [Email this obituary] Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View all messages 2 "God Bless/RIP,to ALL who served during WWII. The USA would..." - Herb Guyer-Sharfenkaer USMC Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Mary Demaree Add a video + Photos View All Add + Resources Send Funeral Flowers View Funeral Home Details How To Submit An Obituary Find Advice and Support Funeral Etiquette Sympathy and Condolence Advice How to Write an Obituary Go back to today''s Obituaries for Akron Beacon Journal Back to today''s Obituaries Today in History Today in History A look at the lives and legacies of celebrities who died on this day. © Copyright 1999-2014 Legacy.com All Rights Reserved | Questions? Contact us | Search obituaries nationwide - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/ohio/obituary.aspx?n=mary-c-demaree&pid=171360285&fhid=22406#sthash.C1ap1wQk.dpuf

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