June 14, 1943 - December 18, 2015
Mary Sue (Baum) Slater passed away December 18, 2015 at Genesis Morrison House Hospice. She was born June 14, 1943 in Zanesville. She was a 1961 graduate of Bishop Rosecrans High School and attended Mount Carmel School of Nursing where she graduated in 1964. As a registered nurse, she worked at Good Samaritan Hospital from 1982 until 2011 and spanned everything from skilled nursing to mental health. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, and caring for the various animals her children would bring home as expected pets (bullfrogs, raccoons, copperhead snakes, turtles and rabbits). She also enjoyed traveling overseas to visit her beloved grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Tom Slater, who she married September 11, 1964, her daughter, Katie Slater and her parents Kay and Christopher Baum. She is survived by her son, Mike Slater of New Mexico, son, Andy Slater (Michelle) of Herforst, Germany, daughter Susie Slayton (Sean) of Alton, Illinois, Daughter Mollie Slater of Columbus and her three grandchildren, Grant, Lincoln and Emerie, all of Herforst, Germany. Mary Sue’s life was one of caring and giving. There wasn’t a day that passed that Mary Sue didn’t do something to contribute to the wellness of her family. In memory of Mary Sue, show someone (or a furry friend) that you love them today. Friends may call from 6-8PM Monday, December 21, 2015 at the Hillis, Combs & Nestor Funeral Home, 935 Forest Avenue, Zanesville. Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated 10:00 AM, Tuesday, December 22, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 144 North Fourth Street with a Dominican Father as celebrant. Burial will follow in Heaven’s Gate Cemetery.
Mary Sue (Baum) Slater passed away December 18, 2015 at Genesis Morrison House Hospice. She was born June 14, 1943 in Zanesville. She was a 1961 graduate of Bishop Rosecrans High School and attended Mount Carmel School of Nursing where she graduated... View Obituary & Service Information
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