Mary Jane Erwin
Mary Erwin, Abqaiq Kindergarten Teacher
Mary Jane Erwin, 87, passed away on October 2, 2016 in Mesa, Arizona. Mary was born on July 5, 1929 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Samuel and Blanche (Mullen) Caddy. Mary grew up, was educated and worked in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. She was united in marriage with William Leslie Erwin and Mary worked as a teacher as she raised her family and lived overseas for many years. In 1987, Mary and William moved to Arizona. Mary was preceded in death by her parents, husband, children Mike, Bobby, Mary Jo and Samantha; and siblings: Samuel, Lenore, Faith and Betty. She is survived by her sons: James Erwin and Jesse (Melanie) Erwin; daughter-in-law Dorothy Erwin; 9 grandchildren: Chelsie, Brittany, Bailey, Ashley, Emma, Krystal, Forrest, Cayle and Ruidri; other relatives and friends in Arizona and Michigan. Visitation will be Friday, October 7, 2016 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Queen of Heaven Catholic Funeral Home, 1562 E. Baseline Rd., Mesa. Funeral Services will be Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at Dayspring United Methodist Church, 1365 E. Elliot Rd., Tempe. Interment will follow at Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery. Condolences can be made at qohcfh.org. Arrangements entrusted to Queen of Heaven Catholic Funeral Home, Mesa, AZ.