Graveside funeral services for Mary McIntyre, 86-year-old former Buffalo resident who passed away Sept. 15 in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, in Willow Grove Cemetery with Pastor William Dunlap officiating. Services were also held in Bartlesville at the First Wesleyan Church.
Mary was born Aug. 22, 1933, in Billings, Montana, to parents Lloyd V. and Ines (Warfield) Knight, where she graduated from high school. She married Ralph Leo McIntyre on July 15, 1954 and the couple made their home in Buffalo, Wyoming, where Mary worked as a teachers aide. The couple lived there for over 30 years.
Mary and Ralph did take two trips, one to the Holy Land and one to Hawaii that was an appreciation gift from the Buffalo Wesleyan Church for the 25 years of service.
Mary was a church pianist, Sunday school teacher and Member of the Buffalo Wesleyan Church and the First Wesleyan Church in Bartlesville.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Ralph McIntyre and daughter Sherry Shay.
Mary is survived by daughters Suzy and husband Bill Hauck of Rapid City, South Dakota, and Sandy and husband Mike Martin of Bartlesville, Oklahoma; son-in-law Billy Shay of Arkansas; son Bruce McIntyre of Indianapolis; daughter-in-law Shari McIntyre of Grand Haven, Michigan; grandchildren Karina and husband Dan Mueller of Pittsburgh, Jennifer Martin and John Brewer and Jessica and husband Dallas Smith of Bartlesville, Oklahoma, Kyle and wife Lindsey Hauck of Rapid City, South Dakota, James Shay and Jacob Shay of Arkansas, Heather Jackson of Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Ashley and husband Eddie Hon of El Paso, Texas and Abigail, Lane and Ian McIntyre of Grand Haven, Michigan; great-grandchildren JaKoby and Cami Mueller of Pittsburgh, Caedmon, Quinn and Graham Hauck of Rapid City, South Dakota, Alexis, Kynzie and Dax Smith of Bartlesville, Oklahoma, and Whitley and Bentlee Brewer of Bartlesville, Oklahoma.
A memorial service was held on Sept. 23, 2019