In loving memory of

Mary Orley
August 21, 1952 - August 2, 2021

Mary Linda Orley, of Townsend, died Monday, August 2, 2021, at Aspirus Langlade Hospital. She was 68 years old. She was born on August 21, 1952, a daughter of Harry and Ruth Lund. She married Mark Orley on March 20, 1987.

Mary was a teacher's aide for the Wabeno School District.

She enjoyed reading and fishing.

Survivors include her husband, Mark; two sons, Jeffrey (fiancée Shannon) and Cody (special friend Nichole); a sister, Joan (Gary) Hilgendorf; four brothers, Tom (Julie), Jim, Bill and Andy; nieces, nephews, other relatives, and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Anyone who knew her is welcome to join in a celebration of life on Saturday, August 21 from 12 to 5 p.m. at the Oughton Park Pavilion on Pickerel Lake, Townsend.


Cathy Lundgren wrote on Aug 4, 2021:

"Mary was a pillar of strength and inspiration! Our children grew up together through church at St. John. We will miss her greatly. God be with you through this and bless you. Cathy Lundgren"

Janet Stodola wrote on Aug 4, 2021:

"Mary was a kind and wonderful soul! I am honored to have known her. I know she is with her Lord! God bless you Mary! My sincere condolences to her husband and sons."

Sarah Wachtendonk wrote on Aug 4, 2021:

"Mary has touched so many lives! She always new how to make you smile! She loved her cribbage and being around family and friends whenever she could! I love you Mary and I will always remember you!! My sympathies to the family!"

Jill St.Louis Marshall wrote on Aug 4, 2021:

"Sweet wonderful Lady. Enjoyed many conversations. Hugs to the family"

Diane wrote on Aug 4, 2021:

"My very dear gentle loving friend of over 50 years. We got into a bit of mischief from time to time. My favorite story included red roses and nuns. No matter how long it had been between visits, it was as if it was just a short period of time filled with laughter and love."

John McKinley wrote on Aug 4, 2021:

"So sorry to hear of Mary?s untimely passing. She awaits had a welcoming smile and a friendly comment when I saw her. John 4M Class of 70 "

Mary Jo Callahan wrote on Aug 4, 2021:

"So sad to hear of Marys' passing, deepest sympathys to her family. Mary Jo (Haring) Callahan class of 1970"

Larry & Debi Winkelman wrote on Aug 4, 2021:

"Our deepest condolences to Mary?s family. May Mary Rest In Peace. Always enjoyed seeing her and talking. She will be missed. Larry & Debi Winkelman"