Mary Annie Atkinson, age 88, of Reynoldsburg, OH passed away on Thursday, February 18, 2021 at her home surrounded by family following a two-week illness. The daughter of Frank & Linnie S. (Pelfrey) Lemaster, she was born on December 2, 1932 in Londonderry, OH. On May 23, 1983 she married Ronald C. Atkinson in Las Vegas, NV and together they shared thirty-six years.
Surviving are her sons, Thomas (Rosie) Lemaster, of OH, Randy (JoAnne) Proehl, of OH, and Dana C. Proehl, of AZ; daughter, Tammy Schoening, of Oregon; son-in-law, Dave Botic, of AZ; as well as many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Mary was preceded in passing by her husband, Ronald Atkinson; and daughter, Terry Botic.
She graduated from the Ohio State School of Cosmetology in June 1964. Mary was a retired hair stylist, as well as a solon and retail business owner. She believed in Jesus and was assured of his saving grace. Mary loved to travel with her husband and lived in many cities and states over the years. She lived her life fully with an adventurous and giving heart.
She always said “I lived my life my way.” Mary enjoyed traveling and spending time with her friends and family. She loved to play cards, explore the history of the Amish, cooking and reading a good book. A special thank you to all of her family and friends for the love and support over the years.
A memorial service will be held at a later date to be announced. To send a message of sympathy to the family, please visit: www.OhioCremation.org