Mabel Marie Dry, 93, of Auburn, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, November 3, 2022 at the Bryan West Medical Center in Lincoln, Nebraska. She was born on March 3, 1929 in Rock Port, Missouri to Elbert and Edris (Bentley) Waugh.

On August 1, 1948, Mabel was united in marriage to Robert “Bob” Dry. To this union five daughters, Roberta, Debbie, Dana, Nancy and Caranel were born. The couple farmed and started their family in Corning, Missouri before moving to Washington where they lived for 17 years while both working for the Boeing Corporation. In 1971, they moved back to the family farm with their three youngest daughters. Mabel worked for Southeast Nebraska Developmental Services (SENDS) for twenty plus years.

Mabel was preceded in death by her parents; husband Bob, brothers, Charlie and Clifford Waugh, a sister Anna Mae Husing, great-granddaughter Caroline Ann Carris and son-in-law Jim Ohlensehlen.

Mabel is survived by her five daughters: Roberta Dry of Limon, CO; Debbie Ohlensehlen of Mound City, MO; Dana Tubbs and husband Tom of Bigelow, MO; Nancy Miller and husband John of Mound City, MO; Caranel Crouse and husband Larry of Limon, CO; grandchildren: Renia Hull, Forrestter Michael, Mary Bohling, Andrea and Keith West, Michael and Cami Carris, Chris Tubbs and fiance’ Bonnie Long, Brian and Kodi Tubbs, Mark and Brie Tubbs, David and Masie Crouse and Clayton and Kristina Crouse, 21 great-grandchildren; 5 great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, November 10, 2022 at the First Christian Church, 502 5th Street in Mound City, Missouri with Pastor Kailea Nauman officiating.

Visitation with family greeting friends will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 9, 2022 at the First Christian Church in Mound City, Missouri.

Condolences may be shared online @ www.hallfuneral. net.

Services are entrusted to Hall Funeral Chapel.

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