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Mary M. Pate

Mary M. Pate Mary M. Pate

Mary M. Pate, 77, Mauckport, died Friday, Jan, 7, 2022, at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon.

Born May 5, 1944, in Corydon, she was the daughter of the late Raymond Lee Thompson and Velva Greer Thompson.

She was a nurse’s assistant at Harrison County Hospital and a member of Trinity Assembly of God Church near Corydon.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Lee Pate; a son, Donald Gardner; and a brother, Carl (Sonny) Thompson.

Survivors include a son, Allen Gardner of Corydon; a daughter, Teresa Taylor of Corydon; a stepson, Rusty Pate of New Salisbury; two brothers, Billy Thompson of Elizabeth and Forest Thompson of Guston, Ky.; two sisters, Violet Heishman of Corydon and Sandy Eiler of Mauckport; and five grandchildren.

Visitation will be Monday, Jan. 10, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Tuesday, Jan. 11, after 9 a.m. at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon.

The funeral will be Tuesday, Jan. 11, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with burial in the Central Cemetery. The Rev. Paul Greer will officiate.

The family suggests memorial gifts to the American Cancer Society at