Mary Kaess (nee Pirch), age 73, died on November 9, 2019 at her home in Pitman. Born and raised in Lexington, Missouri, Mary has lived in Pitman since 1997. She served in the US Marines during the Vietnam War from 1965-1968. Mary worked for Pitman Cleaners for many years and was an active member of the First Baptist Church, Pitman.
She was predeceased by her husband Henry J. Kaess Jr. and step daughter Jennifer Kaess. Survived by stepdaughter Cecelia Monaghan, grandchildren Kiersten Kaess, Marissa, Robert and Matthew Monaghan, dear sisters in law Connie Payton and her family, Marylou Sciacca and her family, brothers Gary and Ricky Pirch, and good friend Barbara VanLeer.
Memorial service will be at 6:30 on Thursday, November 21 in the First Baptist Church of Pitman, 30 N. Broadway, Pitman, NJ 08071.