Mary passed away November 5, 2013 surrounded by family who loved her. She passed peacefully away to meet the Lord and family in Heaven. She will be missed greatly! She was born September 20, 1932 in Central Point, Ore. to Abraham and Maxine Peters. She graduated from Medford Sr. High in 1951.
Mary worked at the Rogue Valley Country Club. She was so dedicated to her job that she missed only three days of work in 47 years. She loved travelling, cooking, and all kinds of crafts. A special Mary quote is "Click off the boob tube and eat meals together."
Mary was devoted to her husband, Jack, who passed suddenly in 1977. She is survived bu her children, Terry (Nancy) Wolgamott of Anaheim, Calif., and Vicki (Ed Barry) of Daleville, Ala.; four brothers, Douglas (Jean) Peters of Fayetville, Georgia, Gene (Darlene) Vincent of Medford, Ore., and Chuck (Louise) Vincent of Medford, Ore., and Joseph (Jan) Vincent of Eugene. Ore.; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews and two cousins who adored her. She is also survived by her long-time friend and caregiver, Cindy Headley.
A viewing will be held at 1:00 p.m., Monday, November 11, 2013, with a memorial service following at 2:00 p.m. at Perl Funeral Home Siskiyou Memorial Park. Pastor Jake Sartain will officiate with music provided by 55 Live Worship Team of Applegate Fellowship. Memorial contributions may be made to Southern Oregon Humane Society, 2910 Table Rock Rd., Medford, OR 97501.