Mary Kathleen Jones was born June 30, 1939 to William and Virginia Fae (Collins) Corcoran in Rapid City SD. She attended school at Notre Dame in Mitchell. She married Darwin Jones on June 16, 1965 in Luverne MN. She worked at a number of restaurants in town and also cooked and worked at Dakota Wesleyan University for thirty-three years until her retirement. She loved to read and cook and really loved her cats.
Mary is survived by her daughter, Patty Jones, Mitchell; her niece, Kim Welch and husband, Dave of Lennox; two brothers: David (Lynn) Corcoran of Milwaukee WI, and Mike (Rita) Corcoran of Hartford SD; one sister, Terry (Bud) Story of Worthing, SD and one sister-in-law, Marsha Corcoran of Mitchell SD.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Darwin, her parents, three brothers: William, Ronald and Bobby and two sisters: Patricia Corcoran and Barbara Ellison.