Mary Jane Hearley

Hearley, Mary Jane (Kokai)

Daughter of Michael and Ana (Rae) Kokai. Born October 5, 1921, in Racine, Wis. Mary married Joseph Hearley June 5, 1941, in Oconto, Wis. He preceded her in death in 1982. Mary was a homemaker and farmed the family farm in Morgan, Wis. Mary was employed by Oconto County Commission on Aging for a brief time. She was a member of St. Johns Catholic Church, Gillett. She was active in altar society, choir and where ever else she could help. Mary enjoyed gardening and being with family. Survivors include daughter, Judy (Art) Oshefsky, Suamico, Wis.; and son, Darryel (Mary) Hearley, Oconto Falls, Wis. She is also survived by seven grandchildren, Lynne (Todd) Trzebiatowski, Oconto Falls, Wis.; Steven Hearley, Columbia, SA; Lisa (Andy) Rikand, St. Louis, Mo. Carrie Hearley and friend Mark Heiser, Oconto Falls, Wis.; Brian (Christine) Oshefsky, Northville, Mich.; Bob (Peggy) Oshefsky, Chicago, Ill.; Amy (Eric) Jones, Livonia, Mich.; 12 great-grandchildren, seven great-great-grandchildren. She is survived by one sister, Julia Kokai; and one brother-in-law, Roy Oshefsky, many nieces and nephews. Mary was preceded in death by grandson, Bill; three sisters, Verna McCoy, Kay Butnick and Betty Oshefsky; two brothers, Steven Kokai and Robert Kokai.

Friends and family may call from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday May 18, 2013, at St. John's Catholic Church in Gillett. Mass of Christian Burial will be said at 11 a.m. following visitation on Saturday. Father Dean Dombroski and Sister Marla Clercx officiating. Burial will be in St. John's Catholic Cemetery in Gillett. Kuehl Funeral Home (920)855-2144 is serving the family. Special thanks to all the caring staff at Kindred Transitional Care San Luis.

Funeral Home

Kuehl Funeral Home - Gillett
108 E. Main Street Gillett, WI 54124

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette on May 16, 2013