Mary Thornton Pfleger, formerly of Cottage Grove, died December 29, in Chicago. Mary and her husband David owned KNND for 13 years beginning in 1976. During her time in Cottage Grove she was active in the community and treasured her local friends. Mary and David continued to work together in their consulting firm where Mary’s clients included major health institutions and not-for-profits. She had been retired for several years and always enjoyed returning to visit Oregon.
Mary is survived by her husband of 50 years, as well as three brothers, a sister and numerous nieces and nephews. She was 83. Services were private.
An informal celebration of Mary’s life will be held Wednesday, Feburary 19th from 4:30-6:30 at The Bookmine 702 Main Street, Cottage Grove, OR.