Mary
Mary Rosser Mickelbart Known affectionately as Little Mary, Mary passed away on Tuesday, August 19, 2003. Born in Los Angeles, California on April 15, 1938 she acquired another nickname, Donna, from her father which she used during her childhood. Mary graduated from Hamilton High School in Los Angeles and earned an AA at Santa Monica College. Mary was 65. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Fraternal Order of Eagles #935 in Redondo Beach and the WIBC (Women's International Bowling Congress). She was an active member of The Aerospace Employee Association and served as bookkeeper for the Hacienda Homeowners Association at her condo in Lawndale. She is survived by her sister, Carolee Rosser Townsend. A visitation service will be held on Wednesday, August 27 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at White and Day Mortuary, 3215 Sepulveda Blvd., Manhattan Beach.

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  1. Dear Little Mary: Enjoyed the years we worked together. Will always remember your kindness, compassion and quick wit. Will miss celebrating our birthdays together as we did every year. Rest in Peace Helen

  2. We loved your humor and your quick willingness to help. You took good care of us in the office. You will be missed by your many friends. Sandy

  3. Dear Carolee, Ron and I extend to you our deepest sympathy. We didn\’t know your sister but we do know you and how much she meant to you. May God bless you with his peaceful spirit during your time of sorrow.

  4. I had the pleasure of knowing Mary for the past 10 yrs. My family and I used to live in the complex she resided in. I was once a member of the board she sevred on.Always on the go and very sweet. I remember seeing her with her bowling gear and wondered how someone so tiny could bowl? I asked her about it and she seriously smiled and asked if I wanted to bowl against her? By the look in her eyes, I knew to quickly decline the offer. Although I hadnt seen her since we moved away almost 3 yrs ago…I do remember her well and will miss her. God Bless and Keep You Mary… Rest In Peace.

  5. We are sorry to hear about the passing away of Little Mary. We will miss her very much. She was such a nice friend of ours. She gave us all the information we needed concerning the Hacienda Homeowners Assoc and she was a very good friend. She will be missed by everyone. May she rest in peace.

  6. Carolee, you have my deapest sympathy. I\’ve known Mary for over 20 years. She was a pistol, a co-worker, and a friend. I\’ll remember her wit and her laughter. We all affectionately, called here “Little Mary”, but Little Mary had a huge heart. She will surely be missed by all that knew her. I\’m so sorry.

  7. Mary was a dear co-worker. She was pleasant to talk to and work with. She will forever be remembered at The Aerospace Corporation. God bless.

  8. I have known Mary Helen since 5th grade. We have remained friends through the years. Mary also had another name — “Miss Mary” — which was given to her by my son many years ago, and which has carried on down to my grandson. Mary was a good, true friend and I will miss her. I love you, Miss Mary.

  9. I have known Little Mary all my life. She was a good friend of my Mother. She was always so interested in me and what I was doing — from the time I was a little girl to the present. I\’m glad she got to meet my son. We will miss you Little Mary.

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