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Mary Jean Oles

October 11, 1922 July 7, 2021
Mary Jean Oles
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Mary Jean (Wells) Oles of Grand Ledge, Michigan,

Born October 11, 1922 in Pella, Iowa to Garriet and Johanna Geerlings. Mary was preceded in death by husband, Virgil R. Wells in 1954, and husband J. Riley Oles in 1994.
She is survived by her son Gordon (Sande) Wells and daughter Janet C. Fogg; grandchildren: Danelle, Diane (Jeff), and Mark (Michelle); great grandchildren Chase and Alexa Montague.
Mary was a member of the First Congregational Church of Grand ledge, a member and past president of the Grand Ledge Lioness Club, and the ABC club of Grand Ledge. Mary worked for many years at the Oles Insurance Agency.
Mary will be laid to rest at Greenwood Cemetery in Marion, Michigan next to her husband Riley. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in loving memory of Mary Oles to a place of your choosing. The family has entrusted arrangements to Peters & Murray Funeral Home, Grand Ledge. To place online condolences or memories please visit,

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