Mary Louise (Skinner) Mountaine passed away on May 18th, 2021 at 72 years of age in her home surrounded by her family.
Mary was born in Macon, Missouri on June 10, 1948 to Raymond and LaVerne Skinner.
She is preceded in death by her parents and her brother Michael Skinner. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Kelly and Jeff Ward, Granddaughter Emma Ward, Son Matthew A. Yax, Grandson Anthony Stoneking, Great Grandchildren Aidan and Ava, Sister Sue Ellen Smedley and her husband Larry, nieces Laurie Weimer and Kim Smedley, and nephews Jeff Smedley and Joe Smedley.
Mary grew up on a farm in New Cambria, MO. She moved to Kansas City after high school where she met and married William “Bill” Yax. Mary retired from St. Luke’s Hospital after 35 years of service as an Executive Administrative Assistant. She loved spending her retirement years gardening, reading John Grisham books, spending time with her children, grandkids, great-grandkids, and her much loved pets; and playing sudoku and words with friends.
Services are being held at Langsford Funeral Home, 115 SW 3rd Street, Lee’s Summit, MO on Wednesday, May 26th, 2021 at 11:30 am.