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Mary Jeanette McCumpsey

February 24, 1926 April 25, 2019
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Mary Jeanette McCumpsey, of Holiday Island, Arkansas, was born February 24, 1926, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to Fred A. and Josephine (Battaglia) Scolaro. She passed away April 25, 2019, in Holiday Island, at the age of 93 years.
Mary graduated from Mount Mercy Academy in May 1943 and worked as a legal secretary for 45 years. In February 1992, she moved to Holiday Island where she was a member of Elks Lodge #1042. She was also a member of St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church in Eureka Springs. Mary enjoyed social life, church and all kinds of handiwork.
She is survived by her daughter, Victoria Vander Horn and her husband, Donald, of Holiday Island; three grandchildren, Jason Vander Horn, Nathan Vander Horn and Joy Marie Thurman; six great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews, other loved ones and friends.
On October 16, 1965, she was united in marriage with Samuel P. McCumpsey who preceded her in death. She is also preceded in death by her first husband, John E. Klassen; parents, Fred and Josephine Scolaro; two sisters, Dolores Larrabee and Jospehine Condit; two brothers, Anthony Scolaro and Joseph Scolaro.
A wake will be held Wednesday, May 8, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Nelson’s Chapel of the Springs in Eureka Springs, Arkansas. A rosary service will follow at 7:00 p.m. at the chapel. Funeral mass will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, May 9, 2019, at St. Elizabeth Parish Hall in Eureka Springs. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com. © Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. 2019


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Wake

Wednesday

8

May

5:00 PM 5/8/2019 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 5/8/2019 7:00:00 PM
Nelson's Chapel of the Springs

150 West Van Buren
Eureka Springs, AR 72632

Nelson's Chapel of the Springs
150 West Van Buren Eureka Springs 72632 AR
United States

Funeral Rosary Service

Wednesday

8

May

7:00 PM 5/8/2019 7:00:00 PM
Nelson's Chapel of the Springs

150 West Van Buren
Eureka Springs, AR 72632

Nelson's Chapel of the Springs
150 West Van Buren Eureka Springs 72632 AR
United States

Catholic Mass

Thursday

9

May

10:00 AM 5/9/2019 10:00:00 AM
St. Elizabeth's Parish Center

232 Passion Play Rd
Eureka Springs, AR 72632

St. Elizabeth's Parish Center
232 Passion Play Rd Eureka Springs 72632 AR
United States
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