Mary Joyce Dresback, age 77, of Maple Grove, Minnesota died on Thursday, October 15, 2020 at Solvay Hospice House after an extended battle with throat cancer. She was born in Duluth, Minnesota on August 27, 1943. Mary lived in Duluth for almost 70 years before moving to Maple Grove. She retired from Duluth Clinic/Essentia Health as a medical transcriptionist. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was preceded in death by her husband, Duane; son, Michael; brothers, Ronald and Lawrence; mother, Helen; and father, Orlando. Mary is survived by her son, Robert of Maple Grove, MN; daughter, Kari of Superior, WI; and four grandchildren, Raine, Sierra, Cole and Reed. Private family memorial service will be held. Arrangements by Cremation Society of Minnesota.
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