Mary E. Mallory

Mary E. Mallory
Jan. 5, 1924 — Jan. 30, 2011
NAUGATUCK, Conn. — Mary E. (Stover) Mallory, 87, of Naugatuck, Conn. died Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011, at Waterbury Hospital after a short illness and courageous fight for life.
She was the wife of Robert W. Mallory.
Mary was born Jan. 5, 1924, in South Bend, daughter of the late Elmer and Erma (Lemler) Stover. She was a graduate of Kalamazoo College where she met her loving husband of 62 years, Robert. She moved from South Bend to Naugatuck in 1967 as a result of Robert’s U.S. Rubber transfer. In Naugatuck, she raised a family and was very active in community affairs including: the Naugatuck Day Care Board, Naugatuck Congregational Church, and the American Association of University Women.
Besides her husband Robert of Naugatuck; she leaves a daughter, Debbie Mallory of Fitzwilliam, New Hampshire; two sons, Craig Mallory and his wife Ester of Burke, Va., and Kevin Mallory and his wife Margaret of Newton, Mass.; and her four grandchildren: Debbie’s sons Chace Saunders and Riley Saunders, and Kevin’s sons Kyle Mallory, and Luke Mallory as well as Harry and Jane (Mallory) Wagner of White Lake, Mich., and William and Helen Guinness of Rock Hill, S.C.
Funeral services will be held Friday, Feb. 4, at 11 a.m. at the Congregational Church of Naugatuck, 9 Division St.
Visitation is Thursday, Feb. 3 from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Whittemore Room of the Congregational Church Parish House.
Burial will be at a later date in Oakhill Cemetery, Plymouth.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made the Naugatuck Day Care, 27 Carroll St., Naugatuck, CT, 06770. The Alderson Funeral Home of Naugatuck, 201 Meadow St. is assisting the family with the arrangements.
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Arrangements in Plymouth are under the care of Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth.