- February 3, 1928 - February 19, 2013
- Wapakoneta, Ohio
of Mary's Passing
St. Matthew Lutheran Church
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“My grandmother was an amazing person. I miss her and my grandfather so very much. My best memories were playing cards till 3 in the morning, and then...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Shawn Jolly - Louisville, KY
“Aunt Mary will forevermore be in my heart. The fond memories of visiting the farm and the kindness Aunt Mary always bestowed upon us. I will never...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Becky C Strukamp - Sioux City, IA
“To John and family,
Please accept my condolences for your loss.
I know your mother will be very missed and remembered for many good...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Greg Comer - Marion, AR
“I just wanted to let you know how much I appreciated Mary. My Mother and her were at the nursing home at the same time. They became good friends and...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Lisa Van Horn - Cridersville, OH
“Our deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother. Mary was so very, very special. She will missed so very much by so very many.
5 of 15 | Posted by: Bob and Vickie Metz Wagner - MI
Mom (Aunt Patti), Linda & I send our deepest sympathy for the loss of your dear mother. While Linda and I grew up on the west coast...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Catherine (Fleming) Yamauchi - HI
“Our deepest sympathy to the family of Mary & Al Jolly. Mary was such an awesome friend of my Mother & Father Cecelia & Cyril Vorst. But not only...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Virginia (Vorst) Beining - OH
“Our deepest sympathy on the lost of your beautiful and most gracious mom. Love & happiness are our memories of the times shared with both your mom &...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Patricia and Daniel McConnell - OH
“To the Family, Please accept my condolances for your loss. I personally did not know Mary, but being the District II Director of Soroptimist...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Beverly Bahr - Kenton, OH
“What a very Special Lady in Heaven now. Until we meet again Aunt Mary. Love you, Gina Hilf-Plummer
10 of 15 | Posted by: Gina Hilf Plummer - Chillicothe, OH
“I went to school with Joan and knew her other children. I remember going into Jolly's Sewing Center and getting my first Singer machine, which I...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Ssndy Oakley - Cincinnati, OH
“How very much I loved her, Mary and my Dad her brother were very close, I loved seeing the two of them together laughing and teasing each other.
But...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Grant Fleming - Estes Park, CO
“Vince and Joan and family;I am so sorry for the loss of Mary. She was such a sweet lady. I remember the laughing and fun times with your mom and...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Pat Wicker - Angola, IN - Friend
“Vince and family Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you all in your time of great loss. I loved talking patterns and the such with Mary...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Raelynn Rostorfer - Lehigh Acres, FL
“Sorry for your loss.You are all in my prayers. Love to you all.
15 of 15 | Posted by: Ann Shoup - Wapakoneta, OH
Mary M. Jolly, age 85 of Wapakoneta, died at 2:56 p.m., Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at Lima Memorial Health Care System. She was born February 3, 1928 in Wapakoneta, Ohio; the daughter of the late Cloyd and Effie Elizabeth Krause Fleming. On November 23, 1945 she married Allen Trenton Jolly who died February 6, 2002.
Mrs. Jolly was a homemaker and co-owner of Jolly's Sewing Center. She is a long standing member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church, and a past Sunday School teacher, belonged to the V.F.W. Post 8445 Auxiliary, the Wapakoneta Women's Club, and Soroptomist Club where she was a past president. She was crafty, a great seamstress, and a giving lady who would do anything to help others.
Survivors include 3 sons – Vincent Lee (Joan) Jolly of Wapakoneta; Gregory Allen Jolly of Wapakoneta; John Thomas (Susan Flarida) Jolly of Wapakoneta; a daughter – JoAnn Keneipp of Wapakoneta;
12 grandchildren – Vincent (Heather) Jolly, Penny (Jeff) Musser, Heidi (A.J.) Lisi; Stacey (Darin) Applegate, Laura (Travis) Huston, Christopher Keneipp, Greg (Pam) Jolly, Jr. Natasha (Christa) Jolly, Kenny (Hope) Jolly, Ryan (Stephanie) Jolly, Josh (Kim) Jolly, and Shawn (Magee) Jolly; 20 great grandchildren; a special long time neighbor and friend Irma Burden of Wapakoneta.
She was preceded in death by a son – Timothy Jolly; a son-in-law – Charles "Butch" Keneipp; 4 brothers – Larry Fleming, Lee Fleming, Grant Fleming, Joe Fleming; 3 sisters – Beulah Hilf, Maxine Lutterbein, Betty Gaberdiel; 2 step sisters – Rose Hardin and Ann Myers.
Funeral services will begin 11:00 a.m., Monday, February 25, 2013 at St. Matthew Lutheran Church. Rev. James C. Couser will officiate. Burial will follow at St. Matthew Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 6:00 p.m., Sunday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville and one hour prior to services Monday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be given to St. Matthew Lutheran Church.
Condolences may be shared at www.BayliffAndSon.com