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1932 Mary 2024

Mary Helen Kumberg

December 20, 1932 — January 19, 2024


Mary Helen Kumberg, 91, of Versailles, passed away Friday, January 19, 2024, at Golden Age Living Center in Stover.

She was born December 20, 1932, in Shawnee Bend, a daughter of John and Della (Walls) Breen. On October 19, 1963, in Jasper, AR, she married Jewell H. "Junior" Kumberg.

Mary was a member of West Union Baptist Church in Versailles. She enjoyed needle point, crocheting, sewing, and making quilts. Mary loved to study genealogy and even wrote a book on her family's history.

Survivors include five children, Sara James, Diane James (Eddie), James Kumberg (Lisa), Tammy Kumberg, and Danny Kumberg (Melissa) all of Versailles, MO; 18 grandchildren, 43 great-grandchildren; 8 great-great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to both of her parents and her husband she was preceded in death by one daughter, Rebecca Ballard; one son, John Hibdon; one grandson, Michael Hibdon, two great-grandchildren, one brother, Bert Breen; and five sisters, Lottie, Eunice, Thelma, Grace, and Joyce.

Graveside services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 25, 2024, at Ritchie Cemetery near Versailles. Memorial contributions are suggested to Hospice Compassus of Jefferson City. Arrangements are in the care of Scrivner-Page-Dady Funeral Home in Stover.

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Thursday, January 25, 2024

3:00 - 4:00 pm (Central time)

Ritchie Cemetery

, Ritchey, MO 64844

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