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Mary Frances (Swift) Binkey

1923 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
LORAIN - Mary Frances Binkey (nee Swift), 90 years of age and a longtime resident of Lorain, passed away Sunday morning, Feb. 2, 2014, at the Amherst Manor Nursing Home following declining health.
Mary was born Feb. 20, 1923, in Republic, PA. She was raised and lived in PA until moving to Lorain in 1955.
A devoted wife and mother, Mary also worked outside the home for the Sears Co. for 25 years in their credit department.
Survivors include her son, Edward C. Binkey of Lorain; daughter, Marilou (Robert) Hey of Indianapolis, Indiana; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren; as well as her brother, Donald (Jean) Swift of Amherst; and sister-in-law, Lee Swift of Uniontown, PA.
Mary was preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, Charles Binkey in 1984; parents, Clyde and Nora Swift (nee Diehl); as well as by siblings, Harry, Robert, Rosalma Swift and Mildred Funk.
Graveside services for both her and her husband, Charles will be held at a day and time yet to be announced.
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Published in on Feb. 3, 2014
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