Mary Catherine Schwering, 82, passed away on Sunday, March 9, 2014 at Decatur County Memorial Hospital in Greensburg.
Mary was born Feb. 14, 1932 in Millhousen to Frank B. and Elizabeth R. (Schoettmer) Schwering.
Mary was a 1950 graduate of Sandusky High School.
She worked for many years as a waitress and a cook for Keillor’s and McCamment’s in Greensburg, and was famous around town for her homemade pies. Mary was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, the St. Lawrence Auxiliary, and the Knights of St. John Ladies Auxiliary in Greensburg.
She is survived by two brothers, Paul (Irene) Schwering, Greensburg, Dale (Shirley) Schwering, Rushville; 28 nieces and nephews, several great-nieces and nephews, and several great-great-nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Ralph and Richard Schwering, and one sister, Rosemary Wenning.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 12, at Porter-Oliger-Pearson Funeral Home with a rosary service starting at 3:30 p.m.
Funeral services begin at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 13, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Rev. John Meyer officiating.
Memorials can be made to the American Diabetes Association or to the donor’s choice.
Online condolences can be made at www.popfuneralhome.com