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“Just wanted to send a prayer your way from a fellow DHS employee, so very sorry for your loss. ”
1 of 26 | Posted by: Dawn Starkings - Lapeer, MI

“Mary always had a smile, and presumed the best of everyone. She was a joy to work with and will be missed. ”
2 of 26 | Posted by: Patric Trombley - Flint, MI

“We just heard about Mary's funeral. We are so sorry and words cannot express how deeply we are feeling for you and your family. Mary was such a...Read More »
3 of 26 | Posted by: Dale & Peggy Rohrbeck - Davison, MI

“Mary was the sweetest person, never a harsh word, and always smiled. It's been a few years since I've seen her, but got to know her as a child, her...Read More »
4 of 26 | Posted by: Jan (McCallum)Matthews - Lapeer, MI

“My heart goes out to your family. Mary was such a nice person to work with. Not only was she efficient and wonderful at her job, but she was always...Read More »
5 of 26 | Posted by: Kathy Hogard - Davison, MI

“Mary was such a kind person. I worked with her at DHS. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. ”
6 of 26 | Posted by: Krista Rainwater - Bakersfield, CA

“I worked with Mary for years at DHS; she was always so helpful and such a kind soul. I will miss her smile, laughter, and gentle spirit. Rest in...Read More »
7 of 26 | Posted by: Melanie Piper - Davison, MI

“So sorry to hear of Mary's passing. She will be remembered as a kind person with a contagious smile. ”
8 of 26 | Posted by: Julie (Haggadone) Coates - Lapeer, MI

“O so sad, but, I am sure God is holding Mary and her son very close to Himself. She was a wonderful cousin. ”
9 of 26 | Posted by: Dick & Marsha Fleming - Chandler, AZ

“I worked with Mary for many years at the Department of Human Services in Genesee County. She was an excellent employee. My mother who also worked...Read More »
10 of 26 | Posted by: John Atkinson - Flint, MI

“I'm so sorry for your loss. My heartfelt thoughts go out to you and your family. ”
11 of 26 | Posted by: Jill Axford - Grand Blanc, MI

“I am so sorry to hear about Mary's passing. I will always remember her as a compassionate person who treated everyone with respect. My condolences...Read More »
12 of 26 | Posted by: Maria Ybarra - Alton, TX

“I am so sorry to hear about Mary's passing. I will always remember her as a compassionate person who treated everyone with respect. My condolences...Read More »
13 of 26 | Posted by: Maria Ybarra - Alton, TX

“John and katie, Mary will be sadly missed.Mary was a great sister-in-law and if u needed to talk she always had time for u.She was a inspiration to...Read More »
14 of 26 | Posted by: Pam Guest - Montrose, MI

“To Mary's family: What an awesome person Mary was, she will be missed most by you, but will also be missed and remembered by so many. I believe Mary...Read More »
15 of 26 | Posted by: Debbie Williams - Flushing, MI

“My thoughts and prayers go out to Mary's family and friends. Such a big loss for everyone. RIP ”
16 of 26 | Posted by: Gail Davis - MI

“I worked with Mary for over thirty years. She was always great to work with. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. ”
17 of 26 | Posted by: Olga Strahan - Mecosta, MI

“I am so sorry to hear of Mary's passing. She was a great person. She will be remembered with fondness. We went to high school together and I also...Read More »
18 of 26 | Posted by: Debra (Stone) Seaman - MI

“Our prayers are with your family,Mary was a class mate 1974 and will be missed. ”
19 of 26 | Posted by: Randy Wood - Manistee, MI

“Prayers go out to the family. Mary was a wonderful person to work with, always so kind and generous. ”
20 of 26 | Posted by: Nancy Scharrer - Fenton, MI

“So sorry for your loss! Prayers for the family. God speed my friend. You will be missed! ”
21 of 26 | Posted by: Dawn Rodriguez - Corunna, MI

“RIP Mary. I remember many a night playing ball with the group from work. You will be missed. ”
22 of 26 | Posted by: Linda Kuiper - Grand Blanc, MI

“We are all very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
23 of 26 | Posted by: Patrick McCarty - Grand Blanc, MI

“My condolences to Mary's family and friends. I knew her through DHS. I was always impressed my her warm smile. Rest in peace, Mary. ”
24 of 26 | Posted by: Victoria Bowman - Flint, MI

“My prayers are with John and Katie. Rest in peace my friend. I will miss you dearly. ”
25 of 26 | Posted by: Sandi Mose - Frankenmuth, MI

“My prayers are with John and Katie. Rest in peace my friend. I will miss you dearly. ”
26 of 26 | Posted by: Sandi Mose - Frankenmuth, MI


Mary Margaret Guest, 57, of Davison, formerly of Lapeer, died Sunday, August 25, 2013. Mary was born February 3, 1956 in Lapeer, MI to parents John and Margaret (Adams) Cronin. She graduated from Lapeer High School, class of 1974. She married John Guest on October 14, 1988. Mary worked for the Department of Human Services in Flint for 33 years, retiring in January of this year. She loved the outdoors, particularly camping and bonfires. Mary loved gardening. She will always be remembered as kind-hearted, always looking for the best in people. Mary is survived by her husband, John Guest of Davison; daughter, Katie (Joe) Finley of Jackson; sister, Eleanor (Larry) Kelsch of Redford; mother-in-law, Nancy Guest of Mt. Morris. She was preceded in death by her infant son, John; sister, Sharon Jaglois; her parents and her father-in-law, George L. Guest, Sr. Visitation will be 1-4/6-8pm Wednesday August 28, 2013 at Muir Brothers Funeral Home, Lapeer. The funeral service will be held 11:00am, Thursday, August 29, 2013 at Muir Brothers Funeral Home. Pastor Jason Rohde will officiate. Burial will be in Mt. Loretto Cemetery, Lapeer. Memorial contributions may be made to the family.

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