Mary M. Pate, 77, of Mauckport, died Friday, January 7, 2022, at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon. She was born May 5, 1944, in Corydon, to the late Raymond Lee Thompson and Velva Greer Thompson. She was a nurse’s assistant at Harrison County Hospital and was a member of Trinity Assembly of God Church near Corydon.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Russell Lee Pate; her son, Donald Gardner; and her brother, Carl “Sonny” Thompson.
Survivors include her son, Allen Gardner (Laura) of Corydon; her daughter, Teresa Taylor (Scott) of Corydon; her step son, Rusty Pate (Stephanie) of New Salisbury; her brothers, Billy Thompson (Loretta) of Elizabeth, Indiana and Forest Thompson (Nancy) of Guston, Kentucky; her sisters, Violet Heishman of Corydon and Sandy Eiler (Gary) of Mauckport; 5 grandchildren; and 1 great grandson on the way.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, January 11, 2022, at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon. Rev. Paul Greer will officiate. Burial will be in Central Cemetery in Central, Indiana.
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Monday and after 9:00 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Michael Gardner, Mark Taylor, David Garrison, Jeremy Eiler, Nathan Stilger and Jennifer Stilger.
The family requests that expression of sympathy be made to the American Cancer Society at https://www.cancer.org/.
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