Mary Striefel, 90, Bismarck, died Nov. 18, 2021.
Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minnesota in the spring.
Mary was born Nov. 9, 1931 in Hoopeston, Illinois, to Charles and Sadie Ferguson. She was raised and educated in Hoopeston and served in the U.S. Air Force.
She married Bernard Striefel and they made their home in Minneapolis, Minnesota until Bernard's death in 1965. Mary and the family moved to Harvey.
Mary is survived by daughters, Lora, Eva, Linda; sons, David and Edward; 13 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Bernard; daughter, Donna; son, Frank and her siblings.
To share memories of Mary and sign the online guestbook visit www.eastgatefuneral.com.