Mary Jane Serrano, 69, of North Platte passed away Nov. 18, 2021 at Linden Court.

She was born on July 22, 1952 to Arnulfo and Socorro “Cora” (Saldivar) Sanchez in North Platte.

Mary was raised in North Platte and she married John Serrano in Las Vegas, Nev. They made their home in North Platte and raised their family.

Mary worked at several hotels and as a caregiver for Joe and Pauline Dye. She was an excellent cook, enjoyed crafts, and teaching her family how to do these things.

Mary had an amazing faith and spread that to her family and friends. She loved feeding her squirrels and loved her cat Javi.

Mary is survived by her husband, John of North Platte; sons, John Serrano of Evans, Colo. and Craig Serrano and Paul Serrano, both of North Platte; grandson, Isaiah Serrano of Lincoln; siblings, Rosie Castellanos, Margaret Ramos, and Sam Sanchez, all of North Platte and Rick Sanchez, Ofelia Leyva, and Chee Ree Perez, all of Grand Island; numerous other family members and friends.

Mary was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Hank Sanchez, Albert Sanchez, and Alex Sanchez; sisters, Esther Guerra, Jessica Polanco.

Cremation was chosen and services will be at a later date. Adams & Swanson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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