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Mary Ann Erwin

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Shelby —Mary Ann Erwin, age 98, passed away Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at Marias Care Center in Shelby of natural causes.

At her request, no services will be held.

Mary Ann was born February 7, 1916 in Jackson, Ohio to John and Jessie (Horton) Hunsinger. She was raised and educated in Ohio, and most of her youth she was involved in music and vocal competition.

She met Roger Erwin at 4-H camp and in 1934 they were married.

After Roger finished the U.S. Border Patrol Academy in El Paso, Texas, Mary Ann followed his many assignments in both the Northern and Southern States. She always became active in church, school and community affairs wherever they lived.

Roger and Mary Ann retired in Montana and spent winters in Arizona and summers at their home on Duck Lake near Glacier National Park. In 1994 they moved to the Blue Sky Villa Retirement Village in Conrad, Montana.

Mary Ann was a member of the V.F.W. Auxiliary in Sunburst, Montana, and was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She enjoyed her friends, music, playing bridge and golf.

Her husband, Roger, preceded her in death in 2004. She is survived by son Wade (Donna) Erwin Snellville. Ga; grandson. Jeffrey Erwin of Lawrenceville, Ga.; granddaughter Trisha (George) Monroe of Loganville. Ga.; and great granddaughter, Taylor Monroe of Loganville, Ga. She will be sadly missed by friends and family.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Whitted Funeral Chapel. Please visit Mary Ann's online memorial and leave a message of condolence at

Published in Great Falls Tribune on May 18, 2014
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