Obituary photo of Mary Berry-Oesterhaus, Junction City-KS
In Loving Memory of

Mary Alice Berry-Oesterhaus

1929 - 2020
Obituary photo of Mary Berry-Oesterhaus, Junction City-KS
In Loving Memory of

Mary Alice Berry-Oesterhaus

1929 - 2020

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

In State:
Thursday, May 28, 2020 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Johnson Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Service:
Friday, May 29, 2020 at 11:00am
Dwight United Methodist Church
Interment:
Dwight Cemetery
Dwight, Kansas

Interment:
Dwight Cemetery
Dwight, Kansas
Mary Alice Berry-Oesterhaus, 90, Topeka, KS, formerly of Dwight, KS, passed away on Monday, May 25, 2020, at Aldersgate Village in Topeka. A funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, May 29, at the Dwight United Methodist Church. Burial will follow the funeral at Dwight Cemetery. Mrs. Oesterhaus will lie in state from 6-8:00 p.m. Thursday, May 28, at the Johnson Funeral Home in Junction City. Memorial contributions are suggested to be given to the Dwight United Methodist Church or to the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Red Carpet Services.

Mary was born December 4, 1929 in Geary County the fourth child of George H. and Mary Ellen (Hively) Berry.

Mary graduated from Junction City High School with the class of 1947. On December 22, 1947, she married Clyde William Oesterhaus in Junction City. Clyde and Mary farmed near Dwight until 2004. Mary moved to Topeka in 2005. Mary was a life-long member of the Dwight United Methodist Church and the United Methodist Church Women where she held many leadership positions. Mary loved reading, utilizing the mail-a book services at the farm and later the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Red Carpet Services while living in Topeka. She also enjoyed gardening and canning.

Survivors include her four children, Clyde Oesterhaus, Jr. (Laura) of Dwight, KS, Connie Oesterhaus and Pamela Oesterhaus both of Topeka, KS and Reginald Oesterhaus (Sheli) of Clay Center, KS; two grandchildren and three-great grandchildren.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband, parents and her siblings Ellen Moler, Clara Branstetter, Verda Champ, Lois Wilson and Cecil Berry.

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Mary Alice Berry-Oesterhaus, 90, Topeka, KS, formerly of Dwight, KS, passed away on Monday, May 25, 2020, at Aldersgate Village in Topeka. A funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, May 29, at the Dwight United Methodist Church. Burial will follow the funeral at Dwight Cemetery. Mrs. Oesterhaus will lie in state from 6-8:00 p.m. Thursday, May 28, at the Johnson Funeral Home in Junction City. Memorial contributions are suggested to be given to the Dwight United Methodist Church or to the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Red Carpet Services.

Mary was born December 4, 1929 in Geary County the fourth child of George H. and Mary Ellen (Hively) Berry.

Mary graduated from Junction City High School with the class of 1947. On December 22, 1947, she married Clyde William Oesterhaus in Junction City. Clyde and Mary farmed near Dwight until 2004. Mary moved to Topeka in 2005. Mary was a life-long member of the Dwight United Methodist Church and the United Methodist Church Women where she held many leadership positions. Mary loved reading, utilizing the mail-a book services at the farm and later the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Red Carpet Services while living in Topeka. She also enjoyed gardening and canning.

Survivors include her four children, Clyde Oesterhaus, Jr. (Laura) of Dwight, KS, Connie Oesterhaus and Pamela Oesterhaus both of Topeka, KS and Reginald Oesterhaus (Sheli) of Clay Center, KS; two grandchildren and three-great grandchildren.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband, parents and her siblings Ellen Moler, Clara Branstetter, Verda Champ, Lois Wilson and Cecil Berry.

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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

In State:
Thursday, May 28, 2020 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Johnson Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Service:
Friday, May 29, 2020 at 11:00am
Dwight United Methodist Church
Interment:
Dwight Cemetery
Dwight, Kansas

Interment:
Dwight Cemetery
Dwight, Kansas

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