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Mary Katherine (Dalton) Held

October 23, 1948 ~ May 15, 2020 (age 71)

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Mary Katherine Held, 71, of Parker, Co, passed away peacefully on May 15, 2020 at Pine Grove Crossing in Parker. She was born on October 23, 1948 to John Paul and Mary Phyllis (Small) Dalton in Omaha, Nebraska.

After high school, Mary attended the University Of Nebraska and received her bachelor’s degree in Interior Design.

Shortly after college, Mary moved to Colorado and married David Held and had 4 children. Mary was a devoted mother and when she wasn’t busy raising her kids, she enjoyed sewing, gardening and all sorts of arts and crafts. She loved keeping her hands busy, creating various things for her family. She worked for many years as a floral designer and she loved creating floral arrangements. She was later blessed with two grandchildren, whom she loved very much. 

Mary is survived by her 4 children, son, Daniel D. Held and wife Lindsay Hughen, daughter, Amber E. Scruggs and husband Mathew Scruggs, son, Jonathan W. Held and son, David P. Held (Robin) and wife Erin Held and grandchildren Alexandra and Caleb; sister, Patti Barna and her husband Neil Barna; two nieces and two nephews. 

Mary is predeceased by her Parents, John Paul and Mary Phyllis Dalton and brothers, John and James Dalton. 

Due to the COVID regulations, a memorial service will be held at a later time. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to the Michael J. Fox Foundation at Michaeljfox.org. 


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Michael J. Fox Foundation
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Web: http://www.michaeljfox.org

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