Mary M. Gillert



Mary M. Gillert, 92, of Destin, Fla., passed away in a local healthcare facility on Nov. 22, 2012. She was born on Oct. 7, 1920, in Saginaw, Mich., to Philo and Lillian Smith Goodwyn. She had been a resident of the local area since 1993, moving here from Traverse City, Mich.



She was Presbyterian by faith and a member of the Fort Walton Beach Presbyterian Church. She enjoyed church work and her church. She was an active member of PEO Chapter IS of Destin. She graduated from Alma College in Michigan. She enjoyed living in Florida and her retirement.



She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, George Gillert; infant twin daughters; daughter, Constance Bailey; and Brother, John W. Goodwyn.



Survivors include her son, Douglas J. Gillert; sisters, Lillian M. Goodwyn and Angeline G. Post (Henry); son-in-law, Gary Bailey; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews.



A memorial service will be planned by the family at a later date.