Mary J. Killion, 81, of Brazil, died Tuesday, July 15, 2003, at 5:49 p.m. at St. Vincent Clay Hospital.
She was born April 19, 1922, in Staunton, the daughter of Renos and Ethel Wells Megenhardt. She graduated from Ashboro High School, Class of 1940. On Jan. 31, 1942, she married Wilbert Killion who survives.
She was a member of Center Point OES and the Home Ec 7:30 Club. She was a former member of EUB Church in Center Point. She enjoyed boating and water skiing.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Elizabeth Jenkins, and two brothers, Ray Megenhardt and Rex Megenhardt.
She is survived by her husband of 61 years; two sisters, Dortha "Dot" Urbain of Center Point and Peggy Latham of Brazil; two brothers, Bill Megenhardt and wife Nancy of Center Point and Richard Megenhardt of Terre Haute; one brother-in-law, Harold Dierdorf and wife Rosemary of Harrison, Ohio; two sisters-in-law, Helen Megenhardt and Gladys Megenhardt; many nieces and nephews, including special nieces and nephews, Jerry Barrett, Dianna Harstine, Robin Royce and Tammy Morse, and other extended family.
Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at French Funeral Home with the Rev. Marshall Hendrix officiating. Music selections will be provided by Steve McCullough. Burial will follow in Union Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home with Eastern Star services at 7 p.m.