Mary Helen Cole, 88

Mary Helen Cole of Cedarburg passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2010, at the age of 88.

Mary was born in Lomira on Sept. 2, 1921, to Adolph and Mayme (nee Hauser) Tolzman. Mary was united in marriage to Leo Cole on June 3, 1944, and resided in Milwaukee. He preceded her in death on March 22, 1992.  Mary moved to Cedarburg 18 years ago. They both enjoyed their lake home in Door County for 31 years.

Mary is survived by her daughter, Mary Kay (Harold) Grube of Cedarburg; grandsons,  Scott (Chris Lange) Grube of Cedarburg, Todd Grube of Grafton and Steve (Jessica) Grube of Tolleson, Ariz.; great-granddaughter, Alyssa Rose Grube; sister-in-law, Selma Tolzman; nieces, nephews, special friend, Carol Gryga of 39 years, and many other friends. She was preceded in death by her parents and in-laws, Frank (Johanna) Cole; brothers, Lewis Tolzman and Bernard Tolzman; brother-in-law, John Cole; sisters-in-law, Ann Tolzman and Dorothy Cole.  She was a greeter at St. Francis Borgia North Catholic Church and former member of the Cedarburg Women’s Club.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at 6 p.m. at St. Francis Borgia North Catholic Church, Cedarburg, with visitation beginning at 4 p.m.  Private burial will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Lomira.
Memorials to the Mary Cole Medugorje Memorial Fund through HIS Pilgrimages are appreciated.

Online condolences may be sent by visiting Mueller Funeral Home in Cedarburg is serving the family.