Mary L. Badstibner
(nee Lynch), age 87, of Euclid, passed away peacefully on April 5, 2020. She was born in Latrobe, PA, on March 13, 1933, to the late Rudolph and Gertrude Lynch. Sister of Nancy Kent and Rudolph, Jr. (both deceased). Beloved wife of Donald J. (Jay) for 63 years. Loving mother of Lynn (husband Mark) Cooperrider of Highland Hts., OH, and Jill (husband Joe) Williams of CA. Dear grandmother of Nicole Cooperrider of Cleveland, OH. Aunt of John (wife Lisa Yeskey) Kent of Port St. Lucie, FL. Also, sister-in-law, aunt, and friend of many. Mary graduated with honors from Carnegie Institute of Technology, Pittsburgh, PA, where she served as president of her sorority, Kappa Kappa Gamma, and participated in intramural sports. As a 60-year resident of Euclid, Mary was active in PTA, Girl Scouts, AAUW, CPRC (now Pet Pals), Meals-on-Wheels and Fred’s Club, and she worked the polls on election days. Her hobbies included sewing, bowling, bridge, gardening and rescuing dogs. The family would like to thank her friends, especially Mary Jane, and relatives for visits, flowers, gifts, cards and prayers in the past two years. Also, the caregivers at The Slovene Home and Hospice were appreciated for their loving care. Services will be private with burial at Unity Cemetery in Latrobe. Donations may be made to The Slovene Home, 18621 Neff Road, Cleveland OH 44119; or Hospice of the Western Reserve, P.O. Box 72101, Cleveland OH 44192; or Euclid Pet Pals, c/o Euclid Animal Shelter, 25100 Lakeland Blvd., Euclid OH 44132.