Mary M. Roten, 83, of Quarryville, entered into rest on Feb. 14, at her home surrounded by her family.Born in Mt City, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Guard and Danford Ward. Mary's husband, Ford Roten, died in 2004. She was a housewife who enjoyed sewing and gardening. Mary attended Living Stones Fellowship Church.
She is survived by her children: Nellie Wallace, Harry Moyer, Jr., Roger Lee Moyer, Johnny Dale Moyer, Sonny Carl Moyer, Arlene B. Difilippo, Tommy Robert Moyer, Mary Elizabeth Yoder and Ford R. Roten, Jr. along with 23 grandchildren and 31 great grandchildren. A son, Mitchell Dean Roten, one brother and two sisters preceded her in death.
Funaeral services were held Feb. 18 at Dewald Funeral & Cremation Services, 227 W. 4th St., Quarryville. Internment was in Quarryville Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Hospice of Lancaster County, PO Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125.