Mary A.'s Story
Mary A. Clark Collins was born Nov. 30, 1947, and passed from this life Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017. She was born to Marion Waldo Clark and Bernice Neal Buck Clark.
Mary attended Windfall and Sharpsville schools. She graduated from cosmetology school and was a beautician for 38 years. She loved to cook, and she decorated a We Care tree for many years. She loved the Christmas season.
She is survived by three sisters and one brother. Surviving are Peggy McFarland, Donnetta Mumaugh and Beverly (Richard) Wrightsman, all of Kokomo, and David (Karen) Buck, Greentown, and several nieces and nephews.
Her parents and one brother-in-law, Ivan Mumaugh, preceded her in death.
There will be no services, per her request. She donated her body to Indiana University for research. She lost her battle to cancer after suffering six different cancers in her lifetime.
She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
The family greatly appreciates the loving care the people of North Woods Village and Hospice gave Mary and the family. Thank you all.
Published on December 4, 2017