Mary Alice McCoy Haartz passed away peacefully Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the age of 73. She was born in Portland, Ore. to Samuel Alexander and Alma Crystal Gennar March 12, 1940. She was later adopted by Robert Archibald and Marjorie Mae McCoy. She married Elliott William Haartz August 27, 1961 and lived in Campton, N.H. until they moved to Ashland, Ore. in 1970. She was an avid volunteer at the American Cancer Society Discovery Shop in Medford, Ore. and a long-time active member of the Ashland Christian Fellowship. She was preceded in death by her husband and son, Louis Otto Haartz II. Her remaining family is her daughter, Kristal H. Yoakum of Salem, Ore.; father, Robert McCoy and brother, Melving Woodriff, both of Desert Hot Springs, Calif.; sisters, Leanna Dancer and Michelle Eggleston of Yreka, Calif.
A memorial will be held for her at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 28, 2013 at the Ashland Christian Fellowship, 50 W. Hersey St. Memorial Contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society.