Mary Herren

Mary Herren. Courtesy photo.

LAKEPORT, Calif. – Mary Ann Herren, 95, of Lakeport passed away peacefully on March 30, 2021, at Sutter Lakeside Hospital with her family at her side.

Mary was born to Giuseppe and Maria (Galea) Camilleri in San Francisco, California, on Aug. 16, 1925. She was the sixth of 10 children. Eight of her siblings have preceded her in death.

The family moved to Finley when Mary was just 10. She attended public schools and was a graduate of Clear Lake High School.

She married the love of her life, Lloyd Herren, in Reno, Nevada on May 30, 1946.

Mary was a homemaker most of her life, but for a few years enjoyed working in the retail sector (dress shop).

She enjoyed the simple pleasures of family gatherings, baking, knitting, gambling and being with friends.

Mary is survived by her sister, Josephine Shaul of Ukiah.

Together Mary and Lloyd had three children, Joe (Michelle) Herren of Lakeport, Susie (Tim) Darnell of Lakeport and Douglas (Lori) Herren of Council, Idaho.

Along with her children, Mary is survived by her beloved grandchildren, Angela, Shelly, Jennifer, Joshua, Tiffany, Camille and Wyatt; nine great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Lloyd.

Per Mary's wishes, there will be no funeral services. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to your favorite charity.

The family wishes to thank Rocky Point Care Center for their care and support of their mother.