Born July 19, 1931 in Ashland, Kansas to Edd and Rhoda Towner.
Departed suddenly on July 15, 2012.
She was a graduate of Kellogg High School; Kellogg, Idaho.
Mary worked many years as a rose grader for Rosedale Greenhouses.
After an early retirement she enjoyed traveling with the love of her life - her husband (Herb).
They spent many years traveling throughout the United States.
When not traveling, she enjoyed spending time with family, gardening, scrapbooking, garage sales, and planning large parties for family and friends.
She was also active in the Colbert Chapel Church.
She is survived by her husband Charles H. Dean of 41 years.
She is also survived by her children Ed Roff (Stephenie), Dixie Stark (Ron), Gene Roff (Sue); stepchildren Sue Dean (deceased), Janis Vinson (Bruce), Lorene Villarreal, and Cyndi Buchanan (Bruce).
She had numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great- grandchildren.
Services to be held July 20th at 11:00 A.M. at Colbert Chapel Church - 4922 E. Burnhill Rd.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Colbert Chapel Church.