PARSONS, Mary M. Otsego, MI Mary passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at her home in Otsego. She was born February 14, 1961 in Kalamazoo the daughter of Felix and Jeannette Grabowski. Mary was an Otsego High School graduate and lifelong resident of the area. For many years she had worked at Harding's Market in Otsego. In 1991 she married Ted Parsons. In her spare time she enjoyed reading, watching old sitcoms and observing wildlife that showed up in her backyard, especially the turkeys. She loved spending the summers with Ted at Sandy Pines, always telling him how she had picked their spot. Most of all Mary loved spending time with her grandkids who loving called her Gramma Mary. Surviving are her husband; son, Kenny Miller; Ted's sons, Rob, Joe and Sam; grandchildren, Lenny, Reece, Aiden and Evylyn; 8 siblings, Edward (Mary) Grabowski of Webster, NY, Jean (Leighton) Dobbin of Richland, Patricia (Mark) Grisso of Wilmer, AL, Joseph (Eydie) Grabowski of Bloomingdale, Martha (David) Simmons also of Bloomingdale, Jim (Margie) Grabowski of Allegan, David Grabowski of Alamo and Carol Grabowski of Lawrence along with many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Barbara, Ann, John and Michael. According to her wishes cremation has taken place. Private family services will be held at a later time. Contributions in memory of Mary may be made to American Cancer Society . Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com. "To me, she was more than my wife, she was my best friend. I miss you Pita, Love Me"