Mary Louise Bethel September 21, 1927 to September 18, 2017

Mary Louise Bethel September 21, 1927 to September 18, 2017
Mary Louise Bethel, loving mother, devoted grandmother and great-grandmother, and a wonderful friend to many passed away peacefully in her sleep after her 90th birthday party on Sept. 18, 2017 in Santa Monica, California, with her daughter Mardi by her side.
In 2005 Mary moved to Carthage, Missouri where she made many great friends at the First Christian Church. She volunteered as a member of the Master Gardeners Society, The Orchid Society and The Fuchsia Society.
Mary is survived by her sister Helen Carlson, her daughters Mardi Luján and Denise Fast, her sons Dennis Friedman, Gary Bethel, Harry Bethel, grandchildren Elizabeth Glick, Otoño, Risa and Naiche Luján, Charity and Nichole Hayes, Sarah Bethel, Richard, Angelique and Sean Tenanty, great grandchildren Skylar Kasten, Kiani and Sol Luján and many more. She was well loved and will be missed by many.