Mary Lou Bryan

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Mary Lou Bryan

April 03, 1931 - November 04, 2018

Mary Lou Bryan Mary Lou Bryan, 87, Miami, passed away Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, at her residence. She was born April 3, 1931, to the late Aaron and Myrtle (Wilkins) Cruea. On July 17, 1948, she married the love of her life George Bryan.
Mary was a homemaker all of her life and was dedicated to caring for her home and her family. She was a member of Miami Fellowship of Praise Church for many years. Mary loved gardening, working crossword puzzles, crocheting and she was an excellent painter. She was a loving, caring mother, and a very strong woman and deeply loved all her family.
Mary is survived by three daughters, LouAnn (Mark) Chase, of Miami, Terri (Jorge) Rodriguez, of Illinois, and Cheryll Lou (Mike) Ratliff, of Kokomo; two sons, Tony (Beth) Bryan, of Florida, and Thomas (Darlene) Bryan, of Elwood; 14 grandchildren, David, Melanie, Brian, Zackery, Amanda, Tommy, Matthew, Alisha, Tim, David, Jessica, Jason, Joel, and Joseph; brother, Don Cruea; two sisters, Nancy Reagan, Judy Walker; sister-in-law, Joan Cruea; and several nieces and nephews.
Mary was preceded in death by her father, Aaron Cruea; mother, Myrtle Cruea; husband, George Bryan; four sisters, Rosie Troxell, Joyce Moyer, Arden Cruea, and Betty Titus; three brothers, Norman Cruea, Earl Wayne Cruea, Bobby Cruea; granddaughter, Dee Harris; and grandson, Michael James Ratliff.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, at Dunnichay Funeral Home, Elwood, Indiana, with Pastor Mark Chase officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Cemetery in Elwood. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, at Dunnichay, 1113 S. Anderson St., Elwood.
Memorial contributions may be made to Miami Fellowship of Praise Church through the funeral home or in care of 1833 W. Blake St., Miami, IN 46959.
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Published on November 8, 2018
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