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Mary Rubin

October 11, 1941 — May 16, 2017

Mary Frances Rubin, age 75, passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Golden Horizons Memory Care in Crosslake, MN. She was born on October 11, 1941 in Charleston, WV to William and Helen Payne and was the oldest of 4 siblings. Around 1951 she moved to Cleveland, OH.

Mary married Samuel Carraway and was blessed with one son, Thomas. She moved to MN in the late 1960's and later married William Rubin. She retired from IMI Cornelius after working over 30 years doing shipping and clerical work.

Mary was an avid reader, especially American history, her Bible, and romance novels. She also enjoyed rug hooking, needle point, and watching National Geographic and Science Fiction on television. Mary loved to babysit her grandsons when they were young.

Mary is preceded in death by her parents, William and Helen (Pfost) Payne; her son, Thomas; husbands, Samuel Carraway and William Rubin; and sisters, Judy, Colleen and Naomi.

Mary is survived by her daughter-in-law, Vicki Carraway of Pine River, MN; 3 grandsons, Shawn (Jessica) of Burnsville, MN, Brandon of Burnsville, MN and Tyler of Bemidji, MN; her brother, Robert (Butch) Payne of Cleveland, OH; niece, Myrna Soper of Bath, ME; and many other nieces and nephews.

Mary's family would like to thank the staff at Golden Horizons Memory Care for their loving care and support.

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