Mary (Schaper) Garrison

Obituary of Mary Lou (Schaper) Garrison

Nicholasville - Mary Lou (Schaper) Garrison, 83, passed away Friday, January 22, 2021 surrounded by her family. She was born in Harrisville, Illinois on July 19, 1937 to the late William and Pearl Ruby Schaper. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Walter Garrison. Mary is survived by her loving children: Rob (Pam), Tom (Jean), Jim (Vicki), Jill (Pat) Amato, Lynn (Kenney) Frank, Michael (Kim), Don (D’Nai), Kevin (Melaina); 21 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren, sister Betty Bast and sister-in-law, Cindy Schaper. Mary is predeceased by her brother James Schaper and brother-in-law, Ferd Bast.

  A memorial mass will be held at 10 a.m Wednesday January 27th, 2021 at Pax Christi Catholic Church with inurnment to follow. Due to Covid restrictions, no visitation will be held before or after the service. Those attending services must wear proper facial covering, maintain social distancing guidelines and adhere to facilities reduced capacity regulations.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are suggested to: Birthright of Lexington 145 Burt Rd Unit 9, Lexington, KY  40503.

Services for Mary will be live-streamed through YouTube. Please click the "Memorial Mass Link"  link on the left side of this page. This will be available beginning Wednesday January 27th, 2021 at 9:30 AM EST.    

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Memorial Mass

10:00 am
Wednesday, January 27, 2021
Pax Christi Catholic Church
4001 Victoria Way
Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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