Mary Baron

Mrs. Mary Baron of Saukville passed away at Aurora Medical Center in Grafton on Thursday, March 9, 2023, following a brief illness. She was 83 years old.

Mary was born in Greenfield on Jan. 24, 1940, the daughter of Edwin and Lorraine (nee Le Duc) Kinjerski.

She attended local schools and graduated from Pius XI High School.

On Aug. 13, 1960, Mary was united in marriage with Theodore F. Baron Jr. at St. Matthias Church.

The couple settled in Milwaukee and began their family. They moved to Port Washington in 1965 and raised their four children before moving to Wisconsin Dells, where they spent the next 20 years. Mary and Ted moved back to Ozaukee County in 2018.

Mrs. Baron enjoyed ceramics and was an accomplished potter. She loved flowers and started her own florist business, mainly handling wedding work. She also loved stitchery and needlework.

Mary and Ted enjoyed traveling as well. More recently, Mary enjoyed playing computer games.

Those left to cherish her memory include her husband Ted of Saukville and their four children, Julie (Robert) Klopp of Ravenel, S.C., Timothy Baron of Port Washington, Michael (Sheila) Baron of Oregon, Wis., and Mark (Sandy) Baron, also of Port Washington.

She is further survived by 10 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, brother John (Sally) Kinjerski, sister Ann (Donald) Chisholm, nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.

Mary was preceded in death by her parents, brothers James and Timothy Kinjerski and sister Edwina Hilke.

Per Mary’s request, no formal services will be held.

She will be laid to rest at St. Mary’s Mausoleum in Port Washington.

Eernisse Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

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