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Mary Alice Tanner

October 22, 1922 September 2, 2018
Mary Alice Tanner
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Obituary for Mary Alice Tanner

Mary Alice Tanner, age 95, of Aurora, Missouri, passed away at 10:10 a.m. on Sunday, September 2, 2018, at the Lacoba Nursing Home in Monett, Missouri. She was born October 22, 1922, in Harrisburg, Illinois, the daughter of Murray and Fern (Overton) McDaniel.

Mary was a 1940 graduate of Harrisburg High School in Harrisburg, Illinois. Mary and her husband, Ted, owned and operated a decorating store, in Addison, Illinois, retiring in 2000.

On August 5, 1951, she married Theodore Martin Tanner in Harrisburg, Illinois. He preceded her in death on December 23, 2009.

Mary is survived by her three daughters, Julie Culver of Aurora, Susan Carlson of Algonquin, Illinois and Laurie Larson and her husband, Richard, of Walworth, Wisconsin; one son, Theodore Tanner of Mt. Vernon; 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandson.

Her parents, Murray and Fern and three brothers and one sister, preceded her in death.

A graveside service, under the direction of the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home, in Aurora will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 8, 2018, at the Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora.

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Graveside Service




10:00 AM 9/8/2018 10:00:00 AM
Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora

2 W Prospect St
Aurora, MO 65605

Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora
2 W Prospect St Aurora 65605 MO
United States

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Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora Final Resting Place

2 W Prospect St
Aurora, MO 65605

2 W Prospect St Aurora 65605 MO
United States

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