Mary Rita Muehring
Mary Rita Muehring

February 10, 1930 - November 3, 2018
Born in Detroit, Michigan
Resided in St. Clair Shores, Michigan
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Mary Muehring was born in Detroit on February 10, 1930 the daughter of Francis and Mabel Phillips. She married Walter Muehring and together they raised six children, five sons and one daughter. Mary passed away at the age of 88 at her home on Saturday November 3, 2018 with her family at her side.

Mary enjoyed spending time with her family. She liked to solve jig saw puzzles, crossword puzzles and word games. She also enjoyed fine dining.

Mary was the beloved wife of the late Walter, the dear mother of David (Mary Ellen), Kevin (Julie), Stephen, Mary Gardner (Robert), Paul (Terri), and the late Michael (Julie), Mary was the loving grandmother of Melissa, Katie, Alex, Justin, Brandon, Sara, Melanie, Austin and Trevor and great-grandmother of Gavin, Luke, Aileyana, Carter and Callie. She was the sister of Jerome Phillips (Phyllis). She was predeceased by her parents Francis and Mabel Phillips, her brother Tom Phillips (Helen), Jack Phillips (late Marjorie) an infant brother, and her sister Jane (the late Don) Heitjan.

Visitation for Mary will take place on Tuesday 2-8 pm with rosary 7 pm at the A. H. Peters Funeral Home, 20705 Mack Avenue at Vernier Road, Grosse Pointe Woods. She will lie in state Wednesday 9:30 am until time of Mass 10 am at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 21620 Greater Mack, St. Clair Shores. Interment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery in Clinton Township.

The family has requested memorial contributions may be made to the Capuchins, 1820 Mt. Elliott St., Detroit, MI 48207.




A. H. Peters Funeral Home of Grosse Pointe
20705 Mack Avenue
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI US 48236
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church
21620 Greater Mack
St. Clair Shores, MI US 48080
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
10:00 AM
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