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Mary Julia Mumford

Mary Julia Mumford

Mary Julia Mumford, 89, Billings, Montana died February 27, 2018 from surgery complications. Mary was born October 9, 1928 to John and Julia Nachtigall in Queens, NY. Her early years were spent in Worcester, NY where she graduated High School in 1946. She married Donald Mumford on September 9, 1949 in Cooperstown, NY. Following her divorce, Mary moved to Mitchell, SD in 1982. She lived in Mitchell until moving to Billings, MT with her son David and his family in 2016. Mary loved living in Mitchell where she kept busy with her very close friends and woodworking. She married Don Mahoney in 1982 and survived him after his death in 1986. Mary will be best remembered for her crafts making Christmas ornaments and other decorative woodworking for her friends and family. She treasured her time in Mitchell and all of the friends she made there. She is survived by her son David and his wife Jeanne, and her grandson Keenan, her daughter-in-law Candi, grandsons Christopher and Gavin, and her sister Teri Wolfe. Her son George passed away in 2002. Mary will be placed with her dog Lucy and son George in the mountains in Montana. Mary will be greatly missed by her family and friends.