Mary Pexsa, 91Mary Margaret Pexsa, 91, died Monday, November 19, 2012 at Diamond Willow in Alexandria.
Mary Margaret Pexsa, 91, died Monday, November 19, 2012 at Diamond Willow in Alexandria.
Mary was born August 14, 1921 in Wadena, the daughter of Lewillyn and Anna (Bach) Robb. She attended grade school and high school in Wadena. Mary worked for about 10 years as a clerk at a JC Penny store prior to marrying LeRoy Pexsa. She and LeRoy married on February 21, 1952 at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Wadena.
Mary helped LeRoy on their farm in the Otter Tail County area. They retired after 38 years on the farm and moved to Alexandria. Mary was a loving and caring wife to her husband LeRoy for 51 years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, LeRoy Pexsa; her parents; her brother, Lew Robb; and sister-in-law, Judy Robb.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Saturday, November 24 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alexandria. Entombment was at St. Mary’s Catholic Mausoleum in Alexandria.
Arrangements are with Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria; www.andersonfuneral.net.
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