CONCORD, N.H. — Mary L. Van De Parre, formerly a longtime resident of Wakefield, passed away peacefully Feb. 8  at Pleasant View Nursing Home in Concord, N.H.

She was the wife of the late Ceryl F. Van De Parre.

She was born in Chelsea, the daughter of the late Samuel and Anna Holler.

She is survived by her daughter Cheryl Smith and her husband Lawrence of Wakefield and her son Dennis and his wife Corrine of Bow, N.H. She leaves one grandson, Jeffrey Smith and his wife Susan of Salem, N.H. and two great-grandsons, George and Jack.

A private graveside service will be held Feb. 18 at Forest Glade Cemetery in Wakefield.