Mary Catherine Ahearn, 94, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2012, at Menominee Care Center. She was born on May 14, 1918, to Cornelius and Clara (Stumpf) Ahearn. 
Mary had a diverse career background, ranging from a secretarial start in the Menominee City Clerk's office to the directorship of public relations for Mary College in Bismarck, N.D. 
Mary is survived by six nieces and nephews and the dedicated staff of Menominee Care Center who have been her family for many years. She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters: Agnes, Bertha and Clara and three brothers: Michael, Alva and Con.   
Private funeral services will be held for Mary at Holy Spirit Catholic Church. 
Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Menominee, Mich. 
The Cadieu-Thielen Funeral Home is assisting the family.
 In lieu of flowers the family is requesting that expressions of kindness and sympathy be directed to your charity of choice.