MADISON-Mary F. Sanrope, age 86, of Madison, passed away on Monday, April 29, 2013, at her son’s home in Romeo, Mich.

She was born on Oct. 2, 1926, in Topeka, Kan., the daughter of Karl and Blanche Matthews. Mary’s husband, Eugene H. Sanrope, age 81, passed away on Nov. 22, 2011, also in Romeo, Mich. He was born on March 2, 1930. They were married on Dec. 12, 1954. Mary was an avid Cubs fan and loved cats. She enjoyed spending time working in her yard. Gene loved to fish and was a wood carver. Shortly after Eugene and Mary were married, they became dance instructors and continued to love dancing throughout their life together. They also enjoyed watching the Madison Muskies together.

Eugene and Mary are survived by their sons, Steven H. Sanrope and Darrel E. (Kathy) Sanrope; and grandchildren, Andrew, Megan, Marion, and Shannon Sanrope. Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, Madison, at 11 a.m. on Monday, May 6, 2013, with a reception to follow. Burial will be at Highland Memory Gardens. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of service on Monday.

Visitation:
Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of service on Monday.

Service:
Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, Madison, at 11 a.m. on Monday, May 6, 2013, with a reception to follow.