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March 25, 2021

Mary A.T. Clare (Ryan) died Thursday March 25, 2021, at Maitland Manor Nursing Home, Goderich, in her 100th year. Born April 20, 1921, on the Ryan Family farm in Brant Township, Bruce County, she was the daughter of William and Amelia (Wehenkle) Ryan. Besides her parents, she is predeceased by her husband of 47 years, Walter Clare of Kingsbridge; infant son, Timothy Clare; her brothers, Daniel, Frank, Lloyd, and Phillip; and sisters, Lucille Copperlaud and Bernice Sampson. Lovingly remembered by her daughter, Mary Luanne, and son-in-law, Stephen Schreinert of Wingham; six grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a private Mass of Christian Burial will take place at St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Goderich, with burial to follow at St. Joseph's Cemetery, Kingsbridge. Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, or Lake Huron Catholic Family of Parishes (make cheques payable to your chosen parish), would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy; arrangements entrusted to the MacKenzie and McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow;