Mara, Ruth A., age 84, of Brooklyn Center, passed away on July 28, 2017. Loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Preceded in death by her husband John Mara Jr.; parents, Richard and Emma Tuckenhagen; sister, Elaine Lyrek; brother, David Tuckenhagen; granddaughter, Crystal. Survived by her children, Diane (Dan) Drebenstedt, Steve (Donna) Mara, Linda (Bill) Cameron; grandchildren, Lisa, Nicki, Daniel Jr., John, Mike, Tracy; 8 great-grandchildren; sister, Janet Bodin. Funeral service 11AM Wednesday Aug. 2, 2017 at Brooklyn United Methodist Church, 7200 Brooklyn Blvd., Brooklyn Center, with visitation one hour prior. Private interment Sunset Cemetery.
Wednesday, August 2nd 10AM-11AM
Brooklyn United Methodist
7200 Brooklyn Blvd.
Brooklyn Center, MN
It is a place of compassion, sincerity, professionalism, and staff who go above and beyond their call of duty. Our family has sadly used both chapels over the past months. The caring did not stop after the services. They offer their continued compassion to adults and children. With grateful hearts thank you.