Obituary – Mary Madge Pleasant
Mary Madge Pleasant
Mary Madge Pleasant of Craig, Colo., died July 31, 1999, at Porter Hospital in Denver. She was 59.
On Feb. 17, 1940, she was born to Alvin J. Martin Sr. and Emily (Jackson) Martin. She was graduated from Craig High School in 1959. She attended Colorado State Teachers College in Greeley, Colo., for one year.
On July 21, 1961, in Craig, she married Peter Pleasant.
Pleasant is survived by her husband; sons, Jeff Pleasant and girlfriend, Valerie Perkins, of Craig, Dan (Darcy) Pleasant of Omaha, Neb.; and granddaughter, Sara Ann Pleasant.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Ann Winder; and brother, Al Martin.
Services were held Aug. 4, 1999, at the First Congregational Church in Craig.
Pallbearers were Kevin Peck, Greg Hamilton, Dennis Shanahan, Corey Peck, Dale Pyle and Les Cooney.
Interment was at Craig Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Yampa Valley Ladies Golf Association Memorial Fund in care of Grant Mortuary.
As the United States honors the many individuals who have made the ultimate sacrifice this Memorial Day, multiple ceremonies in Moffat County will pay tribute as part of the holiday.