BLUFFTON — Mary Badertscher, 66, passed away on April 3, 2014. Mary (Bartholomew) was born in Vicksburg, MI, the middle sister of five: Russell, Jerry, Becky and Jim. After college she moved to Metamora, MI, where she worked as a home economics teacher and met Dean, her husband of 42 years. After retirement, the Badertschers moved to Bluffton, OH. She is survived by her husband, her son Pete and his wife Sara, and her two grandchildren, Xandra and Roswen. Mary was a retired school teacher, having taught kindergarten and home economics as well as GRADS. She will be greatly missed by many friends and relatives. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mary's name should be given to your local food pantry. A Celebration of Mary's Life will be held April 19, 2014 at 12:00pm at her son's home.