Mary Aikey, age 85, of East Lansing, MI, died October 14, 2013. She was a Women’s Hall of Fame honoree, Executive Director of the Lansing YWCA, State Chair for Michigan International Women’s Year, former professor at Great Lakes Bible College, a volunteer for Michigan AARP, and President of her condo association.
Mary is survived by her sisters, Tracie (Tom) Garman and Marjorie Rackowski Spear; nieces, Gloria (Frank) Gamble, Marjorie (Donald) Barrett, Gail Eminheizer and Tracie (Pete) Coletto; and nephews, Tom (Mary) Garman, David (Beth) Rackowski, Jack (Heidi) Rackowski and Jim Rackowski.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 9, 2013, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Greater Lansing Food Bank, WKAR, Michigan Women’s Hall of Fame, or a charity of one’s choice.