Obit: Aden, Mary M. #2 (1931 - 2016)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Aden, Bradley, Otteson, Quinter, Paquette, Frank, Sheffer, Trongaard, Neu, Baker, Anderson, Rhodes, Brice

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI) 11/16/2016

Aden, Mary Margaret (31 October 1931 – 13 November 2016)

Mary M. Aden, 85, of Spencer, formerly of Greenwood, passed away Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016, at the House of the Dove in Marshfield.

Mary Margaret Otteson was born Oct. 31, 1931, in Pioneer, IA, the daughter of Lawrence E. and Mary P. (Bradley) Otteson. She received her elementary education at Jackson #4 in Clare, IA, and graduated from Manson High School in Manson, IA, in 1949. After completing her education, Mary worked as a clerk at Murphy’s Variety Store in Manson, IA, and was a telephone operator in Manson for the Iowa Continental Telephone Company of Grinnell, IA.

She was united in marriage to Donald R. Aden June 23, 1954, at St. Patrick’s on the Lizard Catholic Church in Clare, IA. They moved to Neillsville June 4, 1959, where they had purchased a farm. They sold the farm in 1977 and moved to Colby, where they had purchased another farm. They retired in October 1989. Sept. 29, 1995, they moved to Greenwood, where they purchased a small hobby farm. Mary was a homemaker and farmwife her entire married life.

Mary had many interests but especially loved spending time with her family, soap operas, The Ice Capades and traveling.

She is survived by two daughters: Lynnette (Frank) Quinter of Greenwood and Loni (Richard) Paquette of Stoughton; four sons: Donald L. (Jean) of Sun Prairie, Mark L. of Willard, Kevin J. of Columbus and William J. (Cynthia) of Spencer; 16 grandchildren: Skye Frank, Douglas Sheffer, Jaime Trongaard, Holly Neu, Noah Aden, Jared Aden, Jeremiah Aden, Eathen Aden, Tashyna Aden, Chezyrae Baker, Shynyque Aden, Ashley Aden, Alyssa Anderson, Hayley Aden and Jenny Quinter and Jessica Rhodes; and many great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Donald, Aug. 16, 2007, and one brother, Richard Otteson.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 18, 2016, at Cuddie Funeral Home in Greenwood with Rev. Steve Brice officiating. Visitation will be held at Cuddie Funeral Home Friday, from 10 a.m. until time of service.

Online condolences may be expressed at  Cuddie Funeral Home of Greenwood is assisting the family with arrangements.



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