Mary L. Danby, 80, died on Oct. 19, 2012, at Newton Medical Center in Newton.
She was born on Sept. 30, 1932, to Bernice (Watchous) and Horace L. Hull in Mattfield Green.
On July 3, 1952, in Emporia, she married Chester Lee Danby. They celebrated 60 years of marriage this July.
She enjoyed her gardening and her plants and had worked in several greenhouses before entering retirement. Mary also loved animals, especially her cats. Her family enjoyed her excellent cooking, especially the apple pies. Of course her favorite pastime was spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Preceding her in death were her parents and a brother, Delmer Hull.
Survivors include her husband, Chester of the home; son and daughter-in-law, Brian and Theresa Danby of Newton; brother and sister-in-law, Dale and Ginger Hull of El Dorado; sister, Della Lawrence of Newton; two grandchildren, Shawn and Summer Danby; and three great-grandchildren, Tyler and Emma Brockman and Maddey Danby.
Visitation was Monday (Oct. 22, 2012) at Broadway Colonial Funeral Home. Graveside services are at 2 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 23, 2012) at the Cassoday Cemetery.
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