Thursday, February 10, 2011

Mary M. Butcher, 82, of Eagle Rock, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011, at the Red Rose Health and Rehab in Cassville.

She and her stillborn twin brother came into this world on Nov. 5, 1928, in Pawhuska, Okla. Her parents, Albert Earnest Weston and Lydia Estella (Beaver) Weston, were born and raised in Seligman.

She and her husband, Donald Butcher, were married 44 years and lived together in Des Moines, Iowa, until July, 2009. He survives.

additional survivors include: by two sons, Dennis L. Mason and his wife, Donna, of Sanford, N.C., and Robert E. Mason and his wife, Sandy, of Osceola, Iowa; two daughters, Vera L. Weston-Draper and her husband, David, of Eagle Rock, Victoria L. Moore and her husband, Gene, of Payson, Ariz.; two brothers, Ray Earl Weston and his wife, Iris, of Basehor, Kan., and Roy Weston and his wife, Gayle, of Pittsburg, Kan.; 13 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her third child, Roger Allen Price, who passed away on June 23, 2003, in Osceola, Iowa.

A Celebration of Life Service and inurnment at the Beaver Cemetery in Seligman is planned for later this spring.

The date is undetermined at this time. At such time the above ceremony will be under the direction of White Funeral Home.

cremation arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home, Cassville.