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Mary Jo

August 15, 1933 – February 16, 2019

Mary Jo Kellogg
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Obituary for Mary Jo Kellogg

Mary Jo Kellogg left this world on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at her home in Grace Woods of Niles, Ohio. She was the daughter of Elmo and Juanita Denman Hicks, born on August 15, 1933 in Cortland, Ohio. Mary Jo was a 1951 graduate of Cortland High School and a 1952 graduate of Trumbull Business College.

On June 2, 1956 Mary Jo and Gordon Kellogg were united in marriage.

Mary Jo was employed by Packard Electric from 1952 to 1957. After leaving Packard Electric, she was a seamstress for many years. Later, Mary Jo was employed by the Lakeview School system, retiring in 1995.

Mary Jo was a fifty year member of the Cortland Methodist Church. Other activities included her many years on the Cortland Wednesday night women’s bowling league, bowling on the Pat’s Nu Style Team; golfing with the Tuesday morning golf league at Tamer Win; participating with the Lakeview Band Boosters, a member of the Whitty Knitters and the Warren Knitting Group. In her youth, Mary Jo was active in the 4-H Sewing Club. Knitting and sewing would become a favorite pastime. She enjoyed being a leader of her daughter’s Girl Scout Troop. She also enjoyed attending her grandchildren’s and great grandchildren’s sporting events.

Loving memories of Mary Jo will be shared by her family, her daughter, Julie (Greg) Jamison; her son, Thomas (Patty) Kellogg; her six grandchildren, Michael (Lisa) Guesman, Chad (Tania) Stevenson, Sara Jamison, Tia (Robert) Davey, Shelby Niessner and Jake Niessner; her ten great-grandchildren; her two great-great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and a special niece, Rebecca (Ron) Gilmore.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Gordon, who passed away on June 20, 2010, her sister, Patricia Crain and her parents.

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