Mary W. Neville
Mary W. Neville

August 25, 1913 - January 5, 2015
Resided in Sacramento, CA
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NEVILLE, Mary W. Mary W. Neville passed away on Monday, January 5, 2015 at 3:00 PM. She was 101½years old. Mary was born in Garden Grove, Iowa on August 25, 1913 to Harold and Bertha Warrington who were one of the first pioneer farm settlers in Decatur Co. Iowa in the 1850s. Mary was a graduate of Duke University and the American Institute College of Des Moines, Iowa. She was a member of the Alpha Iota National Business and the Kappa Iota Delta Sororities. On October 31, 1936, she married Raymond A. Neville of Des Moines, Iowa. Shortly after, they moved to San Francisco due to Ray's job transfer with Remington Rand Corporation. In 1940, they moved to Sacramento where Ray owned and operated his own paint store named California Paint Co. It was located on Fulton Avenue for over 30 years. Mary started working for F.B. Hart Co. & J.H. Hart Properties where she served on the Board of Directors as Corporate Secretary, Vice President, and Controller of Finance. In her 60+ years of running 7 corporations, Mary ran a very tight ship & was known as "Mother Superior" to all that worked for her. She was truly an amazing woman. She finally retired in June of 2001 at the age of 87. Mary was an active member in the community she served as an officer and member of the 20-23 ette Club, as Secretary on the Board of Directors for the first Credit Club and President of the Dyer Kelly School PTA. Mary loved to golf, she and Ray were members of the Sierra View Country Club for many years. She also enjoyed playing bridge and traveling with friends and family. Mary is survived by her daughter Marianne Stoll, 3 grandchildren, Suzanne Perrault, Thomas Stoll, Brian Stoll (Stephanie Gassaway), 6 great-grandchildren, Christopher Pitts (Carrie), Heather Pitts, Victor Rodriguez Jr., Brenden Stoll, Michelle and Kyle Perrault and 5 great-great-grandchildren Lincoln, Lucas and Colton Pitts, Skyler Gruber and Emily Bussey. Cremation and memorial services will be held for close friends and family on January 16, 2015 at 3:00 PM at East Lawn Sierra Hills, 5757 Greenback Lane, Sacramento. Please no flowers. The family has requested that remembrances be made to a charity of choice in Mary's name. Immediately following the memorial there will be a gathering at her home.

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Sierra Hills Memorial Park
5757 Greenback Lane
Sacramento , CA 95841
Friday, January 16, 2015
3:00 PM
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Sierra Hills Memorial Park
5757 Greenback Lane
Sacramento, CA US 95841
Friday, January 16, 2015
3:00 PM

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