Mary O. Carter, 85, died Friday Oct. 19, 2012, at the Simpson Memorial Home in West Liberty.
A memorial service was held Friday, Oct. 26, at the Henderson-Barker Funeral Home in West Liberty. Burial was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery, West Liberty. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.hendersonbarkerfuneralhome.com . A memorial fund has been established.
Mary was born Feb. 5, 1927, in West Liberty, the daughter of Dewey and Marcia (Curtis) Patterson. She was a graduate of West Liberty High School Class of 1944 and attended Iowa City Mercy Nursing School. On June 22, 1962, she was united in marriage to A. J. “Bud” Carter.
She had been employed with Owen’s Brush Co., West Liberty School System in the lunchroom and the Simpson Memorial Home.
Local survivors include her husband Bud Carter of West Liberty and Sherry (Wayne Hartwig) Grable of Solon.