Mary M. Fruchtnicht, 84, passed away Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at Hickory Creek Nursing Home in Greensburg.
Born April 15, 1929 in Decatur County, Mary was the daughter of Harry and Ruth (Straber) Hunteman.
Mary was a 1947 graduate of St. Paul High School in 1947.
She married Leo J. Fruchtnicht in Greensburg Oct. 6, 1951. Mary was a homemaker and helped on the family farm, where she and Leo raised their four children.
Mary is survived by her husband; Leo Fruchtnicht, Greensburg; three sons, Kenneth Fruchtnicht, Greensburg, Richard (Connie) Fruchtnicht, Greensburg, Danny (Joni) Fruchtnicht, Greensburg; one daughter; Ruth (John) Conner, Carmel; one sister, Margaret Hunter, Greensburg; six grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and three sisters, Helen Gunter, Dorothy Brown, and Florence Hunteman.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 4, at Porter-Oliger-Pearson Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 5, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Greensburg.
Interment will follow at St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery in Napoleon.
Memorials can be made to the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church or to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Online condolences may be made at www.popfuneralhome.com.