Mary Ellen Huffmaster, 58, of Canton, Michigan, passed away at 4:30 a.m., Wednesday, May 29, 2013, at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan.

Mary Becht was born on March 2, 1955 to Raymond and Florence (Pfalzgraf) Becht of Glenwood, Indiana, both deceased. She married Roger Huffmaster of Gays, Illinois, on October 21, 1978. They lived in the Canton, Michigan area for the 34 years of their marriage.

She graduated from Rushville (Indiana) High School in 1973, and from Indiana State University in 1977, with a degree in History. She enjoyed reading, writing and crafts.

She leaves behind a husband, Roger, a sister, Mrs. John (Anita) Gauck of Columbus, Indiana, and an aunt, Martha J. Cass of Cincinnati, Ohio.

Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday at the Lovins-Lockart Funeral Home in Windsor, Illinois with Rev. Richard Eident presiding. Friends are welcome to call from 1:00 pm. to the time of the 2:00 pm. service on Monday. Burial will be in Windsor Cemetery, Windsor, Illinois.

Memorial contributions may be made to The American Cancer Society, American Diabetes Association, and Samaritan's Purse.