MARY GILBERT (nee Morse) age 65, passed away on September 17, 2019. She is survived by her husband Michael of 46 years and children Michael, Jr. (Stacy) and Anna Aumann (Richard) of Bolingbrook, Illinois as well as four grandchildren Ashley Redmond (Matthew), Madison Gilbert and Liliana and Evan Aumann. She is survived by her mother, Ramona Morse, and sisters, Rebecca Havig (James) and Patricia Gund (Stephen). She was proceeded in death by her father, Galen Morse.
Mary was born and raised in Iowa, moving to Ohio after getting married. She converted to Catholicism following her marriage. She was a graduate of Cleveland State University (B.A. Psychology) and Case Western Reserve University (MSSA Social Work) and had a long career in medical social work at the Veteran's Administration Clinic in Lorain, Ohio and the Lutheran Home in Westlake, Ohio. She was dedicated to caring for others and loved to assist people who were most in need. She cherished her family and found joy in her many close friendships. Her children and grandchildren were precious to her. She said she was the 'luckiest girl in the world' to have met and married her loving and supportive husband, Mike.
Mass of Christian Burial will take place Monday, Sept. 23, St. Brendan Church (4242 Brendan Lane) at 10:00 A.M. PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH. Inurnment will be at the Evergreen Cemetery. Friends may call at CHAMBERS FUNERAL HOME of NORTH OLMSTED, 29150 LORAIN RD. AT STEARNS SUNDAY 2-4 P.M. In lieu of flowers contributions to the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, 15500 Waterloo Rd., Cleveland, OH 44110. www.greaterclevelandfoodbank.org