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Mary Wilde

April 23, 2015
Mary McDougall Porter Wilde, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and
great-grandmother, passed away peacefully on April 23, 2015.  She was born
October 17, 1930, to John Groves and Catherine McAndrew Porter in Battle
Creek, Michigan.

Mary graduated as a Registered Nurse from St. Luke's Hospital in
Chicago.  She enjoyed her years as School Nurse at St. Thomas Moore
Catholic School in Houston.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, John (Hal) Wilde,
her parents, and brother John Groves Porter, Jr.  Survivors include
daughters Julie Fred and her husband Randy of St. Marys, KS, Cindy
Reeves and her husband Randy of Tomball, TX, Laura Turk and her husband
Tom of Bulverde, TX, 18 loved grandchildren, 1 great-granddaughter, and
many friends.  Mary was a devout Catholic and adoring wife and mother.

Visitation and rosary will be Wednesday, April 29 from 6-8 p.m., Klein
Funeral Home, Tomball, TX.  Funeral Mass will be Thursday, April 30th, 11
a.m. at Prince of Peace Catholic Church Mary Chapel in Houston, TX.
Pallbearers are her sons-in-law and grandsons.

Graveside services will be at 9:00 A.M. Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Our Lady Of Peace Cemetery, St. Marys.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be directed to The
Lighthouse of Houston, hharris@houstonlighthouse.org

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