Mary Elizabeth Glasser was born December 17, 1953 to Howard John Glasser and Theodora "Teddy" Klanderud Glasser in Yankton, South Dakota. She was raised in Nebraska and the family moved to Wyoming for health reasons and later came to Arizona settling in Phoenix in 1969. Mary attended and graduated from Alahambra High School in Phoenix. She later began working in the automotive industry working for Lou Grubb Chevrolet and also Midway Chevrolet. As of late she had be living in Peeples Valley with family. Mary is survived by a son Clayton Benson and a brother Mark Glasser both of Peeples Valley. She was preceded in death by her parents Theodora "Teddy" in 2007 and Howard in 2008.