Mary C. Summers
Mary C. Summers, 95, Corydon, died Thursday, June 27, 2019, at her home.
Born Dec. 11, 1923, in New Albany, she was the daughter of the late Clement and Theresa Stafford Spath.
She was a homemaker and a member of the American Legion Bonnie Sloan Post 28 Ladies Auxiliary in New Albany.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert F. Summers Sr.; two sons, Phillip Todd Summers and Herbie Summers; a daughter, Mary Ann Summers; a daughter-in-law, Donna Summers; two grandsons, Brian Summers and Bobby Hamilton; a brother, Clem Spath; and two sisters, Joan Cochran and Norma Spath.
Survivors include four sons, Clem Summers (Diane) of Wilmington, Del., Herbert (Lucky) Summers (Linda) and Roy Summers, both of Corydon, and Jerry Summers (Brenda) of Marengo; a daughter, Patricia A. Knight (Larry) of Charlestown; a sister, Evelyn Bunch (Jim) of Seymour; 12 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and a close friend, Ruth Gerdon.
Visitation: Tuesday, July 2, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Wednesday, July 3, after 9 a.m. at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Wednesday, July 3, at 11 a.m., followed by the rosary prayed, at the funeral home and burial in Holy Trinity Cemetery in New Albany.
Officiant: Father Jeremy Gries.
Pallbearers: Bill, Tom, Mark, Derrick, Jacob, Dylan and Brandon Summers and Chris Knight.
The family suggests memorial gifts to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.