Mary Motl

Mary Donna (Neznik) Motl, 68, of Little Falls, passed away January 17, 2021, at the St. Cloud Hospital.

A memorial service will be held Sat., Jan. 30 at 1:00 p.m. at the Taylor Funeral Home in Staples. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. prior to the service at Taylor Funeral Home. As per the family, masks are requried.

Interment will be at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery, near Little Falls, with her beloved husband, Jim.  

Mary and her twin brother, Michael were born September 30, 1952 to Joseph and Monica (Belinski) Neznik in Minneapolis.

Mary loved music and her beagle dogs. Her smile and infectious giggle will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Mary is survived by two sons, Brad (Jennifer) Neznik and Josh (Keeli) Iten; mother, Monica (Mona) Neznik; four siblings, Jo (Tom) Swoverland, Tom (Pat) Neznik, Jan (Dick) Lorentz and Darlene Bartle; one sister-in-law, Deb Neznik; five grandchildren, Dawson, Ava, Liam Cruz, Grayli and Haze and many nieces and nephews.

Mary is preceded in death by her father; husband, James; one sister, Diane Burrows and two brothers, Michael and Joe.

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