Mary A. Tong, 91, of North Baltimore, died at 10:21 p.m., Saturday, December 6, 2014, at the Taylor House, Findlay.
She was born on December 1, 1923, in Carey, OH to the late Solomon and Mary (Logsdon) Ruffing. She married Virgil Grant, II in December of 1945 and he preceded her in death in 1977. She later married Kenneth Tong in November of 1979, and he preceded her in death in 1983.
Mary is survived by her son, Virgil Grant, III of Findlay; her brother, Joe Ruffing of Carey; her sister, Rosely (David) O’Flaherty of Carey.
She retired after 18 1/2 years from the Aller’s Pharmacy in North Baltimore. She was a member of the Holy Family Catholic Church, North Baltimore, and a life member of the North Baltimore American Legion
Auxiliary Post 539.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 9, 2014, at SMITH-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, North Baltimore, with Father Arthur Niewiadomski officiating. Burial will be in Bethel/Ten Mile Cemetery, Portage Township. Visitation will be held 2 hours (11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.) prior to the service Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Bridge Home Health and Hospice. Online condolences may be made at www.coldrencrates.com.