Obituary: Mary Slusser

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Mary Alice Slussser, 69, passed away on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Wichita.

Mary was born March 16, 1948, in Wichita, the daughter of Floyd and Alice (Bostick) Slusser. She is survived by her brothers, Floyd Jr. of Augusta, Robert of Goddard, and Earl of Missouri; sisters, Daisy Heminger of Tennessee, and Sally Duree of Goddard.

A private family service will be held. A public event to remember Mary is being planned in Cheney at a later date. Mary was known for her years of work as an employee of the Cheney School District as well as for her volunteerism at the public library and churches, and for the simple acts of giving to her neighbors and anyone needing a helping hand. Family and countless friends will miss this wonderful lady.

Memorials have been established with the Friends of the Library and the Cheney PALS (Parents Assisting Local Schools) in care of Citizens State Bank, Cheney.