Mary F. Krise

  • Born: May 1, 1935
  • Died: September 13, 2020
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio

Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

4334 Pearl Road
Cleveland, OH 44109
Tel. (216) 741-7700

Tribute & Message From The Family

Loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother

Mary F. Krise, died peacefully with her family by her side on September 13th, 2020. She was 85 years old. She was the beloved wife of Thomas for over 61 years; dear mother of five children: Thomas Jr. (wife: Jill), Marty, Jeff (wife: Irene), Matthew, Ken (wife: Carolyn); grandmother of fifteen grandchildren: Rachael, Hannah, Michael, Jonathan, Jennifer Pyle (husband: Nick), Robyn, Katrina Trompak (husband: Stephen), Brandon (wife: Kristin), Evan, Alison, Meghan Mickler (husband: Ethan), Ken Jr. (wife: Stephanie), Wesley, Zachary and Shauna; and great-grandmother of three great-grandchildren: Kayla, Bentley, and Lilly. She was also the beloved sister of Judith Smerglia (husband: Leo) and the late John Leonard (wife: Ceil); as well as an aunt and great aunt of many more. In addition to living a life dedicated to her family, Mary is fondly remembered for her unique collection of teddy bears, antiques, and glassware. Her passion for Disney inspired her children and grandchildren, who have followed in her steps as collectors themselves. She also was an avid reader and is remembered fondly for instilling in her family a curious and inquisitive nature. She always held a soft spot in her heart for animals, including her beloved dog Hermann. A viewing will be held at Busch Funeral Home, 4334 Pearl Road, Cleveland, on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 from 5-8pm. A formal Mass of Christian Burial will take place in Mary's honor at Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 4423 Pearl Road, Cleveland, on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 11am, followed by a burial at All Saints Cemetery. The family is inviting all to attend the viewing, Mass, and/or burial in Mary's favorite color, yellow, or in Disney attire. In lieu of flowers, donations may be forwarded to The American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington VA 22202. Mass of Christian Burial at Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 4423 Pearl Road, Cleveland, on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 11am. Friends may call the Busch Funeral Home, 4334 Pearl Road, Cleveland on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 from 5-8pm. Interment All Saints Cemetery. 216-741-7700


Condolence & Memory Journal

You will be missed so very much. R.I.P. Mary

Posted by Carol Malachias - Cleveland, OH - Friend   September 16, 2020

I am sorry she passed, she was always so good to me, laughed at me when I had a hissy fit, and sent the kids some of the most thoughtful gifts on holidays and birthdays. She was a sweet lady and will be missed.

Posted by Dennine Krise - Lakeside, AZ - Family Friend   September 14, 2020

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