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Mary B. Brubaker

August 8, 1960 ~ May 8, 2022 (age 61) 61 Years Old
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Mary B. "Pup" Brubaker, age 61 of Defiance, peacefully passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2022 in Defiance.   
She was born on August 8, 1960 to the late Leland and Marian (Knepley) Brubaker in Napoleon, Ohio. Mary loved tending to her gardens and was a former President of Defiance Garden Club. She enjoyed watching birds and going to the beach. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends.
Mary is survived by her son, Cody Crow of Gibson City, IL, her sisters, Linda (Ron) Ferner of Napoleon, OH, Sue Kistner of Defiance, and Judy (Marv) Austermiller of Malinta, OH, and many nieces and nephews. 
She was preceded in death by her parents, and her grandmother, Pearl Knepley.
Visitation will be held on Friday, May 20, 2022 from 9:00 to 11:00 am at Schaffer Funeral Home in Defiance. A Memorial Service will follow at 11:00 am at the funeral home, with Rev. Janet Strickland officiating.
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May 20, 2022

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Schaffer Funeral Home
529 Jefferson Ave
Defiance, Ohio 43512

Memorial Service
May 20, 2022

11:00 AM
Schaffer Funeral Home
529 Jefferson Ave
Defiance, Ohio 43512


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