Obituary: Clemm, Mary S.
Mary S. Clemm, age 92, of Spokane, Washington passed away on November 2, 2012.
Mary was born in Parenti, Italy, June 7, 1920. At the age of four Mary and her family immigrated to the United States through Ellis Island, NY. Mary graduated from John Rogers High School, Spokane, WA in 1941. She was married to Otis Clemm for forty years and raised four children; David Clemm of Del Mar, California, Janet Burcham of Newport, Washington, Janice Charbonneau of Nine Mile Falls, Washington and her youngest, Patricia McRae of Spokane, Washington. Mary has three grand- children, Chad Charbonneau, Marie Rothstein, and Annie McRae and one great-grandchild, Emma Charbonneau.
Mary dedicated her life to raising her four children. She loved life, laughter, and the outdoors. Spending many hours in her garden and fishing with her husband brought Mary great joy. Mary had a passion for dancing and singing. She had a strong faith in God and the Catholic Church.
Visitation will be Thursday, November 8th from 12-5pm at the funeral home. A Vigil and Rosary will be held on Thursday, November 8th at 5:00 pm, also at the funeral home. Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, November 9th at 1:00 pm at St. Aloysius Catholic Parish, 330 E. Boone Avenue. Graveside committal will be at Holy Cross Cemetery on Saturday, November 10, at 11:00 am.
Please visit Mary’s tribute and leave a condolence at www.hennesseyfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to: