Mary E. Queen, 99, of Washington, passed away Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, at 2:56 p.m.
She was born Jan. 21, 1919, in Washington, to Matthew and Rose (Mandabach) Schlotter. She graduated from Washington High School in 1938. She was a member of Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church and was a volunteer for the St. Vincent DePaul Society.
She is survived by five sons, Michael (Sandy) Queen and James (Cathy) Queen, both of Washington, Daniel Queen Jr. of Evansville, John (Shirley) Queen of Ohio, and Terry (Tammy) Queen of Owensville; daughter Anita (Richard) Tomey of Washington; stepdaughter Sharon Queen of Carmel; 16 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and daughter-in-law, Clair Queen of St. Louis, Missouri.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband Daniel Queen on Aug. 4, 1987, whom she married Jan. 18, 1941; son Steve Queen; grandson Greg Queen; three brothers, Eugene Schlotter, Francis Schlotter and Richard Schlotter; and sister Joan McDonald.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church, with Rev. Paul Ferguson officiating. Burial will follow at St. John Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Ed Lee Mortuary.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.edleemortuary.com.
Published on February 13, 2018