MARY Y. CORT - NOV. 10, 1912-MAY 10, 2007

Aug 29, 2015


Mary Y. Cort, 94, died May 10, 2007, in Heath, Ohio.

She was born Mary Goller Yunck in Sandusky on Nov. 10, 1912, to Edward and Clara (Feick) Yunck. She attended Wooster and Simmons colleges. She married John Shaw Cort Jr. Sept. 24, 1938, in Sandusky. They subsequently resided in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Cincinnati and Shaker Heights, Ohio, from 1954-2001.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Cort, in 1980.

She is survived by a daughter, Louise Allison Cort and her partner, H. Leedom Lefferts of Washington, D.C.; son, Alan Shaw Cort, his wife Deborah and their children, Benjamin and Peter, all of Amherst, N.H.; and son, John Cort and his wife, Cynthia of Granville, Ohio.

Interment will be in the Feick family plot in Oakland Cemetery.