Obituary of Mary Coward
October 24, 1932 - November 10, 2022
Mary Coward. Age 90 of Ecorse.
Beloved wife of the late Hardy Coward. Loving mother of Linda (Tom) Kowalski and Gary (Shelia) Coward. Dearest grandmother of Tommy (Mindy) Kowalski, David (Dalana) Coward and Amanda (Dan) Martinez. Dear great grandmother of Jeffery, Mason, Colton, Maisy and Savannah. Dear sister of the late Paul Worley, the late James Worley, the late Elymas Worley and the late Naomi Mitchel.
Mary Coward, originally from Big Pine, N.C.
Mary had to quit school after the 8th grade to help with the family farm. In her later years she spent 23 years working as a lunch lady for the Ecorse Public Schools. During this time she taught Sunday school to the little kids and was also involved in helping with the Salvation Army.
Mary enjoyed gardening flowers, canning, playing bingo, fishing and camping with family. She will forever be known for the southern food she cooked, hard work, loving personality, including the love for family, friends, neighbors and even strangers. Mary especially loved the Lord and her church.
Mary was an amazing wife, mom, grandma and great-grandma.
CELEBRANT - Reverend Dr. Wayne Halleck
John Molnar, Sr. opened the Detroit Hungarian Funeral Home, now the Molnar Funeral Homes, in 1923. The funeral home began in his home until relocating across the street to it's Delray location at 8623 Dearborn Avenue, in 1936. He had a strong work ethic and believed that you should never stop learning...