THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Mary Elizabeth Dolly (Freiss) Maske, 88, of Menominee, Mi., passed away Saturday, Aug. 23 at Bay Area Medical Center.
Born April 23, 1926 in Menominee, Mi., to Joseph and Mary (Frankard) Freiss, she married Clarence Honey boy Maske on Sept. 27, 1947 in Menominee. He preceded her in death on Nov. 10, 1994. She was a homemaker and worked at Boreal Glove Factory from 1944-1953, Ceil's Flowers, Mur-Mil Gift Shop, Petal Pusher Floral and Everard's Floral.
She enjoyed going to her cottage for the summer, going out to eat, sewing, baking and the outdoors. A member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church, she served on the funeral lunch committee for many years, Christian Mothers, volunteered at the Menominee County Museum and Bay Area Medical Center and was a VFW Auxiliary member for over 60 years.
She is survived by three daughters, Mary Jo (Gary) Dal Santo of Marinette, Terry (Bill) Demler and Tama Tammy (Scott) Bergeon, of Menominee; 15 grandchildren and great-grandchildren and special nephews, Mike, Pat and Tim McCarthy.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Joanne McCarthy.
Visitation will be held at Anderson Kell Funeral Home on Thursday, Aug. 28 at 4 p.m. until time of a Vigil Prayer Service at 7 p.m., with Fr. Ryan Ford presiding. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for the repose of her soul at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 29 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church. Fr. Ford will preside with burial in Riverside Cemetery.