GORDON, Mary C., 76, of Mingo Junction, Ohio, passed away Thursday May 20, 2010, at Trinity Medical Center West in Steubenville, Ohio.
She was born Dec. 27, 1933, in Mingo Junction, Ohio, a daughter of the late Harry C. and Anna O. (Stephens) Ludewig. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James H. Gordon Sr. on March 2, 2004; a brother, Harry Ludewig; and a sister Dorothy Maguschak.
Mary was a very active member at the Mingo First United Presbyterian Church. She was the secretary for 25 years, a member of the pulpit committee, a deacon and an elder. She also worked for many years at the voting polls and was a member of the former Mingo Jr. Womens Club.
Surviving are four sons, Kenneth Gordon of Mingo; James H. (Patti) Gordon Jr. of Virginia Beach, VA, William Gordon of Norfolk, VA and Scott (Heather) Gordon of Mingo; a brother, Howard (Nancy) Ludewig of Lakeview, Ohio; 12 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and one great-grandchild on the way.
Friends will be received at the Wheeler Funeral Home, 101 Longview Ave., Mingo on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mary will lay in state at the Mingo First United Presbyterian Church on Monday from 10 a.m. until the time of her funeral services at 11 a.m. with Pastor Kenn Sickles officiating. Interment will follow at Oakland Cemetery, Mingo.
There will be an elder service at the funeral home on Sunday at 7:30 p.m.
Offer condolences at www.wheelerfuneralhomes.com.