Mary Pearle Schoonmaker

Birth: December 20th, 1918
Death: January 2nd, 2011
Age: 92 years

Mary Pearle Schoonmaker, 92 of Wellsburg, WV passed away on Sunday, January 2, 2011 at Trinity Medical Center West in Steubenville, OH.


Born on December 20, 1918 in Fairview, WV she was a daughter of the late Jacob W. and Lydia Cox Taylor.  She is also preceded in death by her husband, John Raymond “Jack” Schoonmaker, two brothers, Humphrey and Bob Taylor, a granddaughter, Mary Theresa Schoonmaker, and a great grandson, Joshua Ryan Schoonmaker.


Mary was a member of the First Christian Church in Weirton and a former member of the Wellsburg Christian Church.

She worked for the former Hudson Pulp and Paper and the former Hammond Bag Company and as a secretary at the former Don Swartz Trucking.


Surviving are two sons, Donald L. (Charlotte “Cesia”) Schoonmaker of Highlands Ridge, FL and Raymond (Donna) Schoonmaker of Toronto, OH

9 Grandchildren, Rick (Beth) Schoonmaker, Lori Henry, Teri (Dave) Milhbauer, Penny Morgan, Raymond (Tina) Schoonmaker, Lydia (Andrew) Robertson, Wendy Schoonmaker, Krissy (Ron) Hagy, and Jorg (Kirsten) Panz

Several Great Grandchildren and several Great Great Grandchildren also survive.


Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 5th from 5-8 P.M. and again on Thursday, January 6th from 10:00 A.M. until time of services at 11:00 A.M. at the Mullenbach Funeral Home 669 Main St. Follansbee, WV with Rev. Kevin L. Bowers, officiating.

Interment will follow in Franklin Cemetery in Wellsburg, WV.

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