Mabel J. Shay age 90 of Monticello, MN, formerly of New Richmond died Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at New River Rehab and Extended Care in Monticello. She was born the daughter of Carl and Ida (Gunderson) Johnson on January 10, 1922 in Deer Park. In 1941, she married Marvon Shay and she became a stay at home mom for her two daughters, Sandra and Sheila. Mabel liked candy and ice cream. She is preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Ida Johnson; husband, Marvon Shay; daughters, Sandra Simma and Sheila Lawrence; siblings, Helen, Edward, Gladys, Norman, Inga, Augusta, Cordilia, Mildred, and Donney. She is survived by grandson, Shaun (Mary) Simma; granddaughter, Tracy (David) Ford; great-grandchildren, DeAnna, Samantha, Austin, Bobbi Rae, Ethan and Elli Rae. A memorial service was held Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 1:00 pm at Bakken-Young’s Beebe Chapel. Visitation was also Sunday from 12:00-1:00 pm. Interment was in the New Richmond Cemetery. Arrangements were with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services Beebe Chapel of New Richmond.