Mary Ard Pace passed away on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at the age of 80. She is survived by her children: Troy Pace (Jennifer), Frank Pace (late, Karen), and Stephanie Manuel (late, Mark); her grandchildren: Amanda Murray (Christopher), Alicia Manuel, Ryan Pace, Madelyn Pace, and Tyler Pace; one great-grandchild, Kenzie Murray; and her brother, Frank Wayne Ard (Cheryl). She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
Mary was born June 8, 1939 to the late Hugh Yawn Ard and Mary Bellavia Ard. A native of Amite, LA and a longtime resident of Metairie, LA. She is a parishioner of St. Christopher the Martyr Catholic Church.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Services at Garden of Memories Funeral Home & Cemtery, 4900 Airline Drive in Metairie, LA on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. Visitation will begin at 9:00 am with a Mass of Christian Burial starting at 11:00 am followed by interment. In lieu of flowers, Mary requested donations to the American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org.