Burt Dr. Mary Lou Niple Burt, born June 9, 1926 passed away peacefully at Riverside Hospital on Sunday, March 17, 2013. Mary Lou graduated from Upper Arlington High School as Valedictorian. In 1944 she attended The Ohio State University
, where she was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority and Phi Beta Kappa. After graduating in 1947 with a B.A., she returned in 1964 to obtain her Masters and Ph.D. in 1968 both in Psychology. Mary Lou served on the Upper Arlington Board of Education. She is preceded in death by her parents Kiser and Gladys Dumbauld, and James H. Niple and Olan P. Burt, M.D. Mary Lou is survived by sons, John C. (Renee) Niple, Dr. Edward R. (Margaret) Niple, Thomas K. (Rosemary) Niple and Craig K. Niple. Also by step-daughters, Kitsy Burt, Margaret Haire, Mary Jo Shaffer and Susan Fitzgerald; as well as her brother, Joe A. Dumbauld. Mary Lou is also survived by eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Family will receive friends on Saturday, March 30, 2013 from 2-4 p.m. at SCHOEDINGER NORTHWEST CHAPEL, 1740 Zollinger Road, Columbus, Ohio 43221. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the
, 5555 Frantz Road, Dublin, Ohio 43107. Please visit www.schoedinger.com
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