Mary Hauck Grodnik
Last updated 11/2/2020 at 4:41pm
Mary Hauck Grodnik, 80, of Connestee Falls in Brevard, died Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020, at The Oaks of Brevard assisted living after a long battle with Alzheimer’s.
She was born Sept. 14, 1940, in Neffsville, Pa., a small town in the heart of Amish country, to Charles and Bernice Hauck. In 1958, she graduated from Manheim Township High School in Lancaster, Pa., where she was valedictorian.
She graduated from Boston College with a bachelor’s degree in biology, and then obtained a master’s in political science at Boston College. She moved to the San Francisco Bay Area in 1973, where she...