Mary Jeanette Robinson Ranly, 76, passed away Sept. 19, 2011, at her home in Corpus Christi, after a long battle with cancer.

She was born on May 4, 1935 to Bernice and Phillip Robinson.

Ranly is survived by her husband of 56 years, Donald J. Ranly, of Corpus Christi; children, Jennifer (Dale Nelson) Zunke of Portland, Keith (Leslee) Ranly of Sugar Land, Lauren (Lance) Duke of Corpus Christi; grandchildren, Hunter and Abigail Ranly of Sugar Land, Lawson Duke of Corpus Christi, Dale (Jackie) Zunke of Atlanta, Ga.; sister, Phyllis (Edward) Smith of Corpus Christi; and numerous other relatives and friends.

A Memorial Mass was celebrated Sept. 20, 2011 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Portland, with Rev. Msgr. Mark Chamberlin as celebrant.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Holy Spirit Adoration Sisters, Blessed Sacrament Convent, 4105 Ocean Drive, Corpus Christi, Texas 78411 or the Ark Assessment Center and Emergency Shelter for Youth, 12960 Leopard St., Corpus Christi, Texas 78410.

Sawyer-George Funeral Home