Submitted by: Dan Rich


Mary E. Joo

Nov. 20, 1918 - Dec. 23, 2008


South Bend Tribune 12/28/2006
SOUTH BEND - Mary E. Joo, 90, passed away on Tuesday, December 23, 2008 in her home. Mary was born on November 20, 1918 in Lakeville, IN to Lester and Nora (May) Riddle. She retired from the Torrington Corporation. Survivors include her sister, Grace Jones of South Bend; her brother, Kenny (Josephine) Riddle of Lake City, Fl; four nieces, Barbara Johnson, Joan Fisher, Carolin (Don) Bolin, and Cynthia Price; two nephews, Pete Riddle and Leonard (Ruth) Jones; and several great-nephews. Preceding her in death were her husband, Michael J. Joo; two sisters, Marjie and Betty; and three brothers, Edward, Myron, and Welcome.


A Memorial Service will be at 7:00 PM, Tuesday, December 30, in the Roseland Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 26807 U.S. 20 West, South Bend, IN, 46628. Private burial has taken place in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Osceola. Kaniewski Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.