Mary retired as the purchasing manager for American Plumbing of Tacoma.
The family extends a special thank you to the staff of Sacred Heart Medical Center and the DaVita Spokane Valley Renal Center.
She is survived by her husband Nat Abbey, sister Elaine Douty, ten grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
Mary was preceded in death by her sons Bill and Bob Manchester.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, March 29, 2013 at 10:00 AM at the Opportunity Baptist Church, 13620 E. Broadway Spokane Valley, WA 99206.