Beloved mother, grandmother, and friend Mary Alice Machado passed away on Sunday, July 3, 2016 among family and friends. Mary was born February 1, 1940 and lived in the South Bay all her life. She was a proud South Bay local and graduated from Mira Costa High School in 1958. Mary went on to work at Banners Stationary for over 25 years and was a proud member of the "Banner Bunch". She raised four children in Manhattan Beach and was a very involved parent and team mom. She was married to the love of her life, Phil, for over 50 years. Mary and Phil were active members, and weekly visitors, of the American Legion Post 314. Mary was loved deeply by her friends and family and her laughter and wit will be greatly missed by all. Her husband Phil, daughter Peggy Machado-Horn, and son Phil Machado preceded her in death. She is survived by her children Frank Machado and Sue Ingram; son-in-law Lester Ingram and daughters-in-law Christine Machado and Nancy Machado as well as her nine grandchildren Chelsea, Robert, Tessa, and Nicholas Horn; Andrew and Aundrea Ingram; Madison, Maxwell and Melinda Machado; beloved cousin Terry Lily and her many friends and neighbors who loved her. The Memorial Service will be held at Rice Mortuary Thursday, July 14th, at 3pm. A reception will follow from 4pm- 6pm.

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  1. My heart goes out to the family of Mary and her friends. She was a very old and wonderful friend of mine and many of us from the South Bay. She is out of pain. GOD BLESS HER

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