May 29, 2024

Mary Lou Salter
Age: 96
Died: Friday, February 17, 2017 at St Catherine Hospital in Garden City
Born: January 12, 1921 at Montrose, Colorado
Parents: Russell & Mary (Girarde) Hauser
Marriage: to Homer Salter, Jr. on September 12, 1942 at Coupeville, Washington
He died on August 5, 1984

Membership: First United Methodist Church of Garden City

Mary Lou graduated from High School at Montrose, Colorado. She attended Colorado Women’s College in Denver and received her Bachelor Degree in Education from Western State College in Gunnison, Colorado. She taught in Gunnison, Washington State, Russell before moving to Garden City in 1961 and teaching at Jennie Wilson Elementary School. She enjoyed reading, especially history and politics, and traveling. After retirement she volunteered at school, Fry Eye Clinic, Meals on Wheels and tutoring students. She was preceded in death by her Parents, Husband 2 Brothers- Lloyd Hauser & Ray Hauser & Son-In-Law Eric O’Hara.

Survivors: Daughter Shan O’Hara Lawrence
Son Steve & Terry Salter McPherson
5 Grandchildren
8 Great-Grandchildren

The family will greet friends at Garnand Funeral Home from 1:00 PM to 2:45 PM Sunday and then proceed to Valley View Cemetery for Graveside Services at 3:00 PM

Memorials: Finney County Humane Society or Finney County Library
In care of Garnand Funeral Home
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