Mary Alm – Post Bulletin


Mary Ellen (Deming) Alm, 82, of Rochester, MN, formerly of Plainview, MN, died April 4, 2022.

Mary was born in Wabasha, MN on September 29, 1939 to Leo and Ina (Irish) Deming. She graduated from Plainview High School. She met Gaylord Alm in Rochester, MN and got married on July 16, 1960. They were blessed with two daughters.

Mary retired from Marigold Foods after more than 20 years of employment. She was generous and kind. She baked dozens and dozens of cookies for her grandchildren, the kids in her neighborhood, and just about anyone who stopped by her house, especially at Christmas. Marie was the cement of his family. She was adored and will be deeply missed.

Mary is survived by her grandchildren: Sarah Roney, Dane (Mariah) Roney and Ashley Moore; great-granddaughter, Scottie Roney; and siblings: Nancy Tibor, Duane (Marge) Deming, Margo Deming, John (Alice) Deming, Joanne (Doug) Johnson and Tom (Mary) Deming.

Mary is predeceased by her husband, Gaylord; daughters: Kimberly Roney and Gayla Alm; brother, David Deming; and his parents, Leo and Ina Deming.

Mass will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 9 at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 1315 12th Avenue NW, Rochester, MN with visitation one hour before mass. Father Russell Scepaniak will officiate. Interment will follow the service at Grandview Memorial Gardens. Lunch will be held at Rochester Cremation Services, 1605 Civic Center Drive NW, Rochester following mass and interment.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider making a donation to the Eagles Cancer Telethon.

Rochester Cremation Services helps the family make arrangements. Mary’s memories and condolences can be shared


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