Obituary: Blackinton, Mary Anna
BLACKINTON, Mary Anna (Age 85) Born March 7, 1927 in Portland, OR. Passed away peacefully on February 18, 2013 at her family home in Spokane, WA. Mary was preceded in death by husband, George Blackinton, father Bud and mother Helen Oliver, her sister Patricia Oliver, SNJM, and brother Jerry Oliver. She is survived by her daughter, Lorey Maurer (Gene Carlson), grandson, Robert Maurer, and great grandson, Stephen Maurer, cousins Marilyn (Lloyd) Stevens, Carol (Lee) Apple, Geraldine Smith and John Sly. Mary loved dancing, playing cards, reading and her family and friends. She loved spending time at Priest Lake, ID. She will be missed by all. Services will be held at the Sisters of the Holy Names Chapel, 2911 W. FORT GEORGE WRIGHT DR., Spokane, WA 99224 on FEBRUARY 28, 2013 with Mass at 4:30 PM. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory should be sent to the Sisters of the Holy Names, Spokane, WA.