Mary L. Hooker

Mary L. Hooker
Dec. 25, 1931-Aug. 9, 2012
ARGOS — Mary L. Hooker, 80, of Argos died Aug. 9, 2012 at 11:05 a.m. at Indiana University Health – Goshen Hospital following a short illness.
She was born Dec. 25, 1931 in Culver to Roy E. and Ethel L. (Stevenson) Overmyer. She lived all of her life in the Argos community.
Feb. 25, 1953 in Argos she married Richard “Dick” G. Hooker; he preceded her Dec. 9, 1996.
Mary worked for the Argos community school as the cafeteria director for 27 years, retiring in 2001.
Mary is a graduate of Argos High School class of 1950.
She was a member of the Argos United Methodist Church, Argos, and the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Post #68, Argos.
She is survived by daughters, Jill Ann Holzberger and husband Jack of Mitchell, S.D.; and Cheri L. Hoffer and husband James of Plymouth; granddaughters, Erika E. Helleloid of Mitchell, S.D.; Elizabeth M. Hoffer of Plymouth; Jami M. Hooker of Argos; great-grandsons, Sam and Ben Helleloid of Mitchell, S.D.; sister, Velma Roberts of Bourbon; brother, Arthur “Art” Overmyer and wife Wanda of Argos, and Kenneth “Kenny” Overmyer and wife Donna of Argos.
She was preceded in death by her husband; and son, Greg R. Hooker Feb. 9, 1996.
Friends may visit with the family Monday Aug. 13, 2012 from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Argos United Methodist Church in the Community Life Center 570 N. Michigan St., Argos.
A memorial service will follow at 6 p.m. Monday Aug. 13, 2012 at the church with Rev. Dewey Miller of the Argos United Methodist Church officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Argos United Methodist Church, 570 N. Michigan St., Argos, IN 46501; Argos Public Library, 142 N. Michigan St., Argos, IN 46501; or Argos Dollars for Scholars, Attn: Gene Cooper, 18707 Michigan Road, Argos, IN 46501.
Electronic condolences may be sent to the family at memorials@earl-grossmanfuneral.com
Arrangements have been entrusted with the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, Argos.