Mary Ann Johnson Reuter passed away on May 8, 2015 with her family at her side. Mary was born on June 23, 1949, in Laredo, Texas to William Byron Johnson Jr. & Mary Louise Davis Johnson. Mary graduated from Nixon High School in Laredo in 1967 and attended Randolph-Macon College in Danville, Virginia. After college, she worked for her father in the automobile business. She was married on December 9, 1972 and moved to Abilene, TX where her husband was stationed in the USAF. In 1975, they relocated to Houston, TX.
Mary raised her two children and she taught CCE at St. Paul's Catholic Church and St. Bernadette Catholic Church. Mary was a PTA board member for Clear Lake Elementary School and also volunteered at Family Outreach. She worked as a bank teller and then a loan processor at Clear Lake National Bank from 1994-1999. She worked for the JSC Federal Credit Union as a loan processor/loan officer from 1999 until her retirement in 2010. Just prior to retirement, Mary and her husband moved to Richmond, TX to be near their grandchildren. In 2012/13, Mary was a volunteer at Brazos Bend State Park.
She is survived by her husband, Gerald; son, Gerald Jr. & wife Alicia; daughter, Anne Reuter Fisher & husband Jason; grandchildren, Jackson & Jewels Reuter; brothers, William Johnson III & wife Judy, Paul Johnson & wife Catherine, John Johnson & wife Suzie; nieces, Mallory Carroll and Caitlin Chupe; and nephews, Todd, Jason, & Aaron Freeman, and Edward Johnson. She was preceded in death by her parents; stepmother, Fredericka Leonard Johnson; maternal grandparents, Joseph R. & Lamar Leyendecker Davis; and paternal grandparents, William Byron Johnson & Mary Garrett Johnson.
The family will received friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at the Schmidt Funeral Home Chapel, in Katy, where a rosary was recited at 7:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 13, 2015, at Epiphany of the Lord Catholic Church, 1530 Norwalk Drive, Katy, Texas, with Rev. Tom Lam, Celebrant. Interment in Houston National Cemetery, 10410 Veterans Memorial Drive, Houston, Texas.
The family thanks all of the staff and caregivers at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center.
Condolences may be expressed at www.SchmidtFuneralHome.net