Mary Bair

July 18, 1933 - November 22, 2017
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Mary F. Bair, 84, of Dover, passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2017 while in the care of Community Hospice’s Truman House at New Philadelphia.

A daughter of the late Vernon J. and Elva A. (Powers) Boyd, Mary was born July 18, 1933 at Baltimore, Maryland.

Mary graduated from Notre Dame of Maryland High School. …

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Mary F. Bair, 84, of Dover, passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2017 while in the care of Community Hospice’s Truman House at New Philadelphia.

A daughter of the late Vernon J. and Elva A. (Powers) Boyd, Mary was born July 18, 1933 at Baltimore, Maryland.

Mary graduated from Notre Dame of Maryland High School. She worked for 18 years as a dispatcher with the Tuscarawas County Sheriff’s Office and was proud to be the county’s first female deputy. Mary also owned and operated Video Memories for 25 years; she loved creating wedding videos and tribute videos for her clients.

Among her many joys in life, Mary enjoyed cooking for her family and attending school and sporting activities of her grandchildren. Mary was also passionate about serving her community, she spent more than 20 years as a volunteer with Community Hospice.  She was also an avid environmental advocate who spent years fighting to keep a landfill from being placed near Dundee Falls.

Mary is survived by her children, Henry “Louis” Schott, Mary Beth Thomas, Claire Hawk, Kimberley (George) Breehl, Peggy (Dale) Korns, and Thomas (Jeasica) Schott; two sisters, Joan (Henry) Marconi and Martha (Lee) Gierschick, 15 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by a son, Robert Schott and a daughter, Marty Sallade.

Visitation will take place Saturday, November 25, 2017 from 1-2 PM in the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory at New Philadelphia where Pastor Brian Flood will celebrate a service celebrating her life at 2 PM.

The family requests memorial contributions in Mary’s name be directed to Community Hospice, 716 Commercial Avenue SW, New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663.

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Date: Saturday, November 25, 2017

Time: 1:00 pm

End Time: 2:00 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

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116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Service Information

Date: Saturday, November 25, 2017

Time: 2:00 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Community Hospice

716 Commercial Ave. SW
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Born: July 18, 1933
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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

David KAYERS posted on 11/25/17

I have met her a few times,but,was unaware of her impact on helping with our environment.I am sorry to read of your loss .Best wishes to you all.

 

Kathy Hilderbrand posted on 11/25/17

Mary was such a beautiful soul. And a bit ornery. She had a heart as big as they come. She loved her family, including her work families. She will be missed. Rest in peace, Mary. Kathy Minnis-Hilderbrand

 

Jeff Urban posted on 11/25/17

My deepest sympathies to Mary's family and friends. I had the privilege to work with Mary, her at station A and myself at 513. Thank you for your support with Lou and may you rest in peace my friend.

 

Robert & Tammi Everett posted on 11/25/17

Tam and I send our sympathy to all of you, with the passing of Mary. She was always willing to give us a hand at many of our FOP functions and her voice will be missed. May all of your wonderful memories help carry all of you through the days, months and years ahead. With heartfelt sympathy.....

 

Dave and Melanie Archer posted on 11/24/17

Our deepest sympathy in the loss of a dear lady, friend and fellow law enforcement officer....May Mary rest peacefully in Heaven....

 

Lenny bayer posted on 11/24/17

My sympathies to Mary's family.

 

Connie & Bob Flanagan posted on 11/23/17

Our deepest sympathies to Mary’s family. We knew Mary for many years, working with Dover PD, and enjoyed seeing her at the FOP meetings. She will be missed.

 

Steve Stevenson posted on 11/23/17

Sally and I send our deepest sympathy to Mary's family. Mary and I worked together for many years. She as a deputy and I as a trooper. Rest in peace my friend. Steve Stevenson

 

Martha Gierschick posted on 11/23/17

Mary, I love you and will miss you forever. I know you are in a wonderful place and free. I will see you in the future!

 

Tuscora Lodge #4 - FOP posted on 11/23/17

To the loved ones of Mary Bair, We (Tuscora Lodge #4) of the Fraternal Order of Police send all of you our deepest sympathy with the passing of Sister Mary. May all of the wonderful memories of her last a lifetime, as all of you continue your journey through life. Your tour of duty is over, job well done...... Members of Tuscora Lodge #4 Fraternal Order of Police

 

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