Mary Margaret Stevenson

Mary M. Stevenson, age 82 of rural Gays Mills, died Friday October 11, 2019.

Sample ImageMary M. Stevenson, 82, of Gays Mills passed away Friday October 11, 2019 at home after a short battle with cancer. Mary was born April 25th, 1937 to Melvin and Anna (Anderson) Swenson. In 1954 she was united with Stanley Stevenson into marriage that lasted 65 years.


She loved to play cards, loved to cook especially for company. She was a hardworking housewife, helped with farm chores. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.


Mary is survived by her husband, Stanley; her children, Randy (Myrna) Stevenson of Seneca, Robert “Bob” (Lynn) Stevenson of Seneca, Cheryl (Joe) Klekamp of Gays Mills, Roger (Diane Brownlee) Stevenson of Gays Mills, Connie (Russ) Torgerson of Gays Mills, Ritchie (Vickie) Stevenson of Gays Mills; 16 Grandchildren; 10 Great Grandchildren; and numerous Nieces and Nephews.


She is preceded in death by a grandson Zachary Christopher Stevenson, her parents and by all of her siblings and their spouses.


Funeral Services for Mary will be Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 11:00 the Mt. Sterling Lutheran Church. Pastor Nile Sandeen will officiate with the burial to follow at Pioneer Cemetery in Mt. Sterling. Friends may call on the family during Visitations, Tuesday October 15, 2019 from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. at the Vosseteig Funeral Home in Gays Mills and Wednesday October 16, 2019 from 10:00 to 11:00 A.M. before the service begins, at the church.


In lieu of flowers or plants, the family would suggest memorials that they will distribute to the charities Mary had previously selected.


On-line condolences may be offered at

The Vosseteig Funeral Home, 325 Sunset Ridge Ave. and Hwy131, in Gays Mills is serving the family, (608) 735-2100.

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