Mary ‘Fern’ Luck

Mary ‘Fern’ Luck, age 91 of Tipton, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at her home surrounded by her treasured family.She was born February 1, 1923 in Tecumseh Township, to Charles and Della (Opper) Gibbs.On April 25, 1939, in Wauseon, Ohio, Fern was wed to Amil W. Luck. He preceded her in death having been blessed with 65 years of marriage.Fern was a homemaker who delighted in her family. She was known for her oatmeal cookies, beautiful crocheted afghans and baby blankets. She was a member of the Lenawee County Extension Club, the Women’s Christian Union, and served as a 4-H leader for many years. Fern was a faithful member of the Union Gospel Church.She is survived by her children: Joyce (Roger) Harsh of Tecumseh; Richard (Betsy) Luck of Tipton; Sharon (Don) Kuramoto of Peoria, Ariz.; Thomas (Joy) Luck of Tipton; Walter (Janis) Luck of Rives Junction, Mich.; Russell (Ellen) Luck of Tipton; and Janet (Jack) Sager of Sand Creek; 16 grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren, one great-great granddaughter, and sisters-in-law, Doris Morse and Lucille Millet.In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, John Luck; brother, Paul Gibbs, sister, Ivadel Crowell, and a granddaughter, Amy Harsh.Funeral services will be held Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Wagley Funeral Home with Rev. Tom McMichael officiating. Burial will follow at Franklin Cemetery. Visitation will take place at Wagley Funeral Home on Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m.Contributions in memory of Fern are suggested to Hospice of Lenawee or Union Gospel Church. Online condolences and memories may be shared at

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