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Mary K. Carlsen - 81

10/21/1936 - 7/8/2018

Clinton, IA

     Mary K. Carlsen age 81 of Clinton passed away Sunday, July 8, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center North.  A private family service will be held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, July 11th at the Pape Funeral Home.  Burial will be in St. Irenaeus Calvary Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be her grandchildren.


     Mary was born in Clinton on October 21, 1936, the daughter of Otto and Mary E. (McConohy) Scheibel.  She graduated from Our Ladies of Angels High School.  While raising her four children on her own Mary had been employed with A.C. Nielsen, Swift and Company and Rose’s Wood Products.  She enjoyed listening to county music, reading and watching TV.


     Mary is survived by three daughters; Kathy Walton, Cindy (Mike) Ryland and Deb Perryman all of Clinton; six grandchildren, Danny, AJ, Stephanie, Brian, Nick and Jenny; one great granddaughter and her sister, Sheila Hoff of Wisconsin.  She was preceded in death by her parents and her son, Brad.   Online condolences may be left at   


A private family service will be held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, July 11th at the Pape Funeral Home.


  • Paul L Dague

    on 07/11/18

    The passing of another one of our neighborhood "kids".  The seventy years that I've known her have flown by.

  • Anna Doucette

    on 07/11/18

      To Kathy, Cindy, Deb & the rest of her family. I would like to let you know that I am so Deeply Sorry about your Mother's passing. I will say many prayers, in hope that you will be able to get through your time of Grief. 

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