Mary Beedle began her real estate career Realtor in January of 1990. She joined Langen Realty on Feb 1, 1998. She enjoys selling real estate in the Newton/Jasper area.
Mary was born and raised in Chicago. Since marrying a Hoosier in 1958, she has lived in Cedar Lake, Lowell and Lake Village. (Her family built there home in Lake Village in 1966 and still reside there.)
Mary graduated from Mosier Secretarial School in Chicago and worked as private secretary for Chicago attorney. After moving to Lake Village, she became active in Republican politics and held office of Lake Twp Trustee/ Assessor and Newton County Building Commissioner. She was a sales associate for Christmas Around the World and worked at Wal-Mart and K’s Merchandise Mart in Bourbonnais.
In addition to her real estate work, she was an Income Tax Preparer for 45 year.
Mary was a Den Mother three different times and started the Campfire Girls in Lake Village. She has been committee person since 1979 for Lake Twp. 1. She volunteers with the back-pack program at Lake Village School twice a month. She belongs to St. Augusta Catholic Church in Lake Village.
She was original member of Lake Village Business Association and was responsible for the flea Market during the Sandbur Festival for eigh years.
Mary has eight children, four step-sons and 46 grand, great and great-great grandchildren.
“At 81 years of life, I can say I have had a full happy and healthy one,” said Mary.