Mary Boeger

Mary Boeger, December 29, 2022

Beloved wife of the late Marvin Cummins. Dear mother of Ed Harris, Jean Sokora, and Michael Boeger.  Loving grandmother of Willow, Rachel, and Miriam Sokora, and Kieran Boeger.  Dear sister of Sue Smith.  Beloved daughter of the late Alan Lewin and Jeane Susman.  Dear aunt, cousin and friend.

Mary was most recently retired from CenterPointe Hospital as a marketing consultant; she was an original founder of CenterPointe, the first private psychiatric hospital in the St. Louis area.  Mary spent most of her career as the Director of marketing at Hyland Center at St. Anthony’s Hospital. Mary was President of The National Council on Alcoholism, a member of the NCADA National Board and honored in 1978 as a Woman of Achievement for Social Responsibility.

Mary was a believer that gratitude and kindness would change the world and in teaching this to her children and grandchildren created a legacy of love that will ripple for generations to come.

A celebration of Mary’s life will be held at a later date. Contributions in her memory may be made to Alcoholics Anonymous World Service Office, P. O. Box 2407, James A. Farley Station, New York, NY 10116-2407 ( or the Alzheimer’s Association, 9370 Olive Blvd., St. Louis, MO, 63132 (