Mary Virdia Brumbaugh, 97, of Marinette, WI, passed away August 18, 2018. She was born in Portland, OR, to Neal and Lillian Maw.
Mary married Michael Brumbaugh in 1944. He preceded her in death in 1988.
Mary graduated from Toledo High School (Ore) in 1938, and Oregon State College in 1943 with a bachelor’s degree in Home Economics. She worked as a Home Extension agent, substitute teacher and office manager. She was a volunteer with the Oregon State Grange, PTA, 4-H Clubs, and the United Methodist Women, among other activities. She relocated to Marinette, Wisconsin, in 2004 with her daughter and son-in-law.
She is survived by her daughter, Sandra Brumbaugh (Leonard Matecki); step-grandchildren, Aaron (Nicole) Matecki, Shalyn Johnston and David (Whitney) Matecki; 10 step-great-grandchildren; and 8 nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Trinity United Methodist Church, 383 NE Beech St, Toledo, OR 97391, on Saturday, October 20, 2018, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to the Oregon State University Foundation, attn: Lincoln County 4-H Clubs, 850 SW 35th St, Corvallis, OR 97333-4015, osufoundation.org.
Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home, Marinette, WI 54143; (715) 735-3737; is assisting the family.