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Mary Iva Louise McGowan

May 9, 1941 - December 19, 2021
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Mary Iva Louise McGowan, born May 9, 1941, passed away December 19, 2021, in Cozumel, Mexico.  Mary lived in Galveston, TX, and spent her career in the nursing profession.  Over 50 years, she dedicated her passion to helping others, starting as an LVN and finishing with her post-graduate degree as a nurse practitioner specializing inContinue Reading

Maggie Scallen and family left a message on February 6, 2022:
Another brilliant light which will always be looking down on all of us, You will be missed by many and remembered by all. Peace and eternal happiness for your next journey.
Lee & Mary Branum left a message on February 5, 2022:
We are so blessed to have known Mary, traveled many fabulous places over the years and shared much laughter. Forever in our hearts.
alice watford left a message on February 4, 2022:
Forever in our Hearts.
Julie Lindenberg left a message on February 3, 2022:
Beautiful life, beautiful friend.....missing our conversations already...
Beverly McCormick left a message on January 7, 2022:
my sincere sympathy in the loss of Mary. I only knew her about a year at Emerald, but I was richer for her friendship. She and Ellen made a beautiful home filled with meaningful items and precious memories of fun times and family times and travels. She always had a smile at water aerobics and a zest for life. I took a photo of their cruise boat leaving Galveston in Dec. She was excited for the cruise. May she Rest In Peace.
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Kay Schwartz left a message on January 7, 2022:
Mary was a truly wonderful and lovely person, and will be greatly missed by so many. Ellen, I am very sorry for your loss.
Robert Howerton left a message on January 6, 2022:
My heart is broken and still in disbelief. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends and Ellen.
Christina Weaver left a message on January 6, 2022:
It was a true pleasure to have known Mary, if only as an acquaintance. She radiated joy and was such a vibrant staple and positive role model in the LGBTQ community and beyond. The world was a better place because Mary was in it. My deepest condolences to all of those whose lives she touched along the way.
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