Mary Margaret Dunlap, 95, departed this world on Sunday, July 13, 2003, to be with her Lord and to be reunited with her dearly loved husband, John T. Dunlap. Mary was born to George E. Snider, Jr. and Elizabeth Ellen Snider in Leadville, Colorado on March 14, 1908. She leaves to cherish her memory, her beloved daughter, Dorothy Ann Dunlap, of the family home; niece, Mary Lois (Frederick) Davenport; nephew, Dave (Jeanette) Walker; nieces, Bev Ogilivie, Pat (Rob) Robinson, and Mabel Walker; sister-in-law, Mary Walker. She also leaves many loved great nieces and nephews and many good friends. Mary was a devoted wife and mother. She was a registered pharmacist, having graduated from the Capitol College of Pharmacy. During World War II, she helped organize the block mothers program and later served as an occupational therapist in the geriatric unit of the Colorado State Hospital for 14 years. Upon her retirement, she volunteered for many years in the school media centers at Carlile and Belmont Elementary schools, supporting her daughter, Dorothy, who was the media specialist. Mary was an active member of St. Paul United Methodist Church for 50 years and a member of the Homebuilder's Sunday School Class. She was a member of PEO, Chapter AU and The Delta Kappa Gamma Society. Dorothy Ann and the family would like to extend their thanks and appreciation to good friend and care giver, Vicky Medrano, Dr. Aasen, Parkview Home Health Care, and Sangre de Cristo Hospice for their loving care. Mary will lie in state at the funeral home from noon until 7 p.m. today. Graveside committal service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 16, 2003, at Mountain View Cemetery, followed by a memorial service at 1:30 p.m. at St. Paul United Methodist Church, 107 E. Routt Avenue, with Pastor Tom Peacock officiating.

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  1. Dorothy,
    Please accept my sympathy in the passing of your mother. She was truly a great lady and will be remembered by the many she touched in her varied life.

    Lynn Logan Chavez

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