Mary E. Schwegler, 84, of St. Louis, died July 20, 2007.
Private services were held at Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis.
Born in Saline County on Dec. 18, 1922, she was the daughter of the late John R. and Jennie (Barton) Adams of rural Marshall. She attended Thorp Country School for eight years and was a 1939 graduate of Mercy Academy. She lived in the St. Louis area for over 50 years and was a member of the Catholic Church.
She is survived by her husband, Melvin; four daughters, Karen Coleman, Barbara Hirons, Cindy Tushaus and Rose Stewart; one sister, Anna Jane Wise of Slater; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was proceeded in death by one brother, John Adams and one sister, Rose Summers King.