Mary A. Lippens, age 93, of 6060 21.9 Lane; Gladstone (Escanaba Twp.) died Monday evening, December 3rd, 2007 at the Christian Park Health Care Center in Escanaba where she was a patient for almost five years.
Mary was born the daughter of George and Hanna Mae (Adair) Leach in Gould City, Michigan and was raised in the Flat Rock area of Delta County where she resided much of her life.
After her marriage to Harold A. Kegel in 1938, she relocated to Milwaukee and was employed for J.C. Penney & Co. in retail sales for many years. After their retirement, Harold and Mary returned to Delta County, settling in Lathrop. Harold died November 28th, 1967 and she subsequently moved to Gladstone. Mary was later married to John Onto and he preceded her in death.
On January 30th, 1982, Mary was united in marriage to Bennie A.