Mary Kay Barton

Born in Cedar Rapids, IA
Born on Dec 30, 1942
Departed on Feb 11, 2019


Mary Kay (Wise) Barton, 76, of Solon formerly of Cedar Rapids died Monday February 11, 2019 at her home. Funeral Mass: 10:30 AM on Tuesday at St. Ludmila Catholic Church. There will be a visitation at the Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home from 5 to 8 PM on Monday.

Survivors include her husband Michael, a daughter Cindy (Anthony) Ackerman of Marion, a son Michael (Marcy) Humphrey of Boise, Idaho; three step-sons Joe (Angie) Barton, Jon (Angelia) Barton and Curt Barton all of Cedar Rapids; a brother John (Luella) Wise of Foley, Alabama and a sister Molly (Katie) Wise of Illinois. She is also survived by seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a grandson Denver.

Mary Kay was born on December 30, 1942 in Cedar Rapids the daughter of Lloyd and Marcella (O’Rourke) Wise. She Married Michael J. Barton on August 19, 1995 in Cedar Rapids. Mary Kay worked in administration at Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home for over 14 years, retiring in 2008. 

She was a faithful member of St. Ludmila Catholic Church. She enjoyed beading, travel with her husband Mike and especially enjoyed the time spent with her beloved family and many friends.

Mary Kay will be forever remembered as a wonderful and caring wife, mother grandmother, friend and co-worker whose memory will be cherished by all who knew and loved her.

Memorial donations may be given to St. Vincent DePaul.