Mary P. Ward Sayre McIntire, 81, of Marietta, died Aug. 23, 2014, in Marietta.
She was born June 20, 1933, in Marietta, to H. Floyd and Ruth Steen Stoehr.
Mary was a 1979 graduate of Marietta College, with a BA in Education. She taught for many years at Marietta Junior High and Warren, Washington and Lawrence Elementary schools.
She is survived by three children, Debbie Ward Grasley (Bob) of St. Paul, Minn., Wendy Ward Stewart (Terry) of Mobile, Ala., and Kent Ward of Cincinnati, Ohio; stepchildren, John and Nate McIntire, both of Marietta; four grandchildren, Mandy Stewart Jurisson, Michael and Stephen Grasley and Ryan Stewart; four great grandchildren, Anabelle, Calli, Miranda and Brooklyn; and sister, Joan Taber of Marietta.
She was preceded in death by her parents and grandson, John Paul Grasley.
Her family will be greeting friends from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at the Marietta Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home. There will be no service.
Donations may be made to Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home, 408 Front St., Marietta, OH 45750.
Please visit www.cawleyandpeoples.com for all recourses regarding Marys arrangements.