Mary L. Bressie, 91 of Crawfordsville passed away Sunday morning, May 12, 2019 in her home.
Born July 23, 1927 in Greenfield, she was the daughter of Russell A. Addison and Flora C. [Main] Addison. Mrs. Bressie graduated from high school in Charlottesville, Ind. in 1946. She married Irving E. Bressie on Sept. 30, 1951 in Greenfield and he survives.
Mrs. Bressie worked at America States for J. K. Milligan and Clements-Roscher in the insurance business. She was a member of Eastern Star where she served as Past Worthy Matron and Christ’s United Methodist Church where she sang in the choir and worked with the youth. She was also a grand organizer for the Rainbow Girls.
Survivors include her husband Irving Bressie of Crawfordsville, nephew Tim Bird and two nieces Annette Bird and Donna Frazier.
She was preceded in death by her parents and by a sister Patricia Bird on Dec. 28, 2016.
Funeral services are schedule for 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 15 at Christ’s United Methodist Church in Crawfordsville, led by Pastor Judi Early. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery North. Family and friends may pay their respects from 4 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14 at Burkhart Funeral home in Crawfordsville with Eastern Star services at 8 p.m.
Memorial donations may be made to Christ’s United Methodist Church, 909 E. Main Street, Crawfordsville, IN 47933.
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