Pharos-Tribune

April 4, 2013

Mary A. Strasser


— Mary A. Strasser, 86, Logansport, passed away peacefully in her sleep Thursday morning, April 4, 2013.

Born March 15, 1927, in Logansport, she was the daughter of the late Charley and Irene Cahl Dixson. On Dec. 29, 1950, she was married to Frank Strasser who preceded her in death April 21, 1997.

A member of River of Life Christian Church, Mary was also active in the Order of Eastern Star Royal Center Chapter. She had been a member of the former Rebekah’s Lodge No. 127, White Shrine No. 4 and Amaranth Lodge 4. She was a devoted Cubs fan who enjoyed reading and dining out with her daughters.

On May 26, 1989, after 27 1/2 years of employment, she retired from R.B.M. where she had worked as an inspector.

Surviving are two daughters and one son-in-law, Rebecca Strasser and Barbara Stigers and her husband Ron, all of Logansport; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death one sister, Joan Rouser and four brothers, Eugene Dixson, Cecil Dixson, Robert Dixson and James Dixson.

A funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in Fisher Funeral Chapel with Rev. Frank Hibbard and Rev. Keith Kincaid officiating. Interment will follow in the Davis Cemetery, near Burnettsville.

Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. Friday in the funeral chapel where an Eastern Star service will be conducted at 7:30 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the River of Life Christian Church.

You may share online condolences at www.fisherfuneralchapel.com.