Berry, Mae E. (Lubin) (June 11, 1914 - March 27, 1988)
Mae E. Berry
Douglas Budget - April 6, 1988Funeral services for Mae E. Berry, 73, were held Thursday, March 31, 1988, at 2 p.m. at the Converse Funeral Chapel with Reverend Jon Laughlin of the First United Methodist church officiating.
Interment was in the Douglas Park Cemetery.
Mrs. Berry died March 27 at the Converse County Memorial Hospital in Douglas following a short illness.
She was born June 11, 1914, in Denver, Colo., to John and Emma(Magee)Lubin. She lived in Denver until she was a young teenager and then moved to Douglas with her family where she finished her education. She was married to Arthur E. Berry on Jan. 3, 1933, in Douglas. They lived in Montrose, Colo., and Santa Monica, Calif., before moving back to Douglas in 1948. She was a den mother for the Cub Scouts in California, and she worked her lifetime as a volunteer in many community projects. Until two months ago, she worked as a volunteer at Michael Manor and the Douglas Senior Citizens Center. She was a member of the Douglas Senior Citizens Center and the Wyoming Pioneer Association.
She is survived by two sons, Arthur E. Berry, Jr. of Gillette, and Wesley L. Berry of Glendale, Ariz.; one daughter, Wilma Dewey of Albuquerque, N.M.; two step-brothers, Wesley Magee of Bothell, Wash., and Roy Magee of Loves Park, Ill.; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husb and on Jan. 18, 1983; one brother; two step-brothers; and one grandson.
Serving as pallbearers were Terry Rider, Cisco Valdez, Richard Valdez, Jim Burns, Butch Bolln and Cleo Crook.
A memorial to the Douglas Senior Citizens Center would be appreciated by the family.
The Converse Funeral Chapel of Douglas was in charge of the arrangements.