Mary E. Mulroney lived in Sardinia for 51 years
Mary E. Mulroney, 87, of Greensburg died at 10:24 a.m. on Monday, April 1, 2013 at Aspen Place Health Campus in Greensburg.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at the Bass & Gasper Funeral Home in Westport with Rev. Tom Rust officiating. Burial will follow at the Westport Cemetery. A time for visitation will be held Thursday from 6 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Mulroney moved to Decatur County at the age of 12 and was a resident of Sardinia for 51 years. She graduated from Greensburg High School in 1944 and retired in 1983 from Cummins Engine Company after 27.5 years of service. Mrs. Mulroney was a member of the Sardinia Baptist Church and the Mission Circle where she had taught Sunday School and the Junior Boys. She enjoyed cross stitch, reading and crocheting.
Mrs. Mulroney was born December 21, 1925 in Ripley County, the daughter of Emmett and Florence Mary (Heinrich) Taylor. She married Wilfred L. Mulroney in Jordanville, New York on March 28, 1946 and he preceded her in death on January 11, 2000.
Survivors include her sons, Wilfred D. (Tammie) Mulroney of Greensburg and Robert D. (Virginia) Mulroney of Westport; sister, June (John) Tumilty of Greensburg; brother, Donald Taylor of Greensburg; four grandsons and five great- grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Mulroney was preceded in death by sisters, Stella Jane Millholland, Alta Taylor and Lois Taylor; brothers, Richard and Roy Taylor and her grandson, Michael Dean Mulroney.
Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to American Cancer Society or Aspen Place Health Campus Activity Fund.