Mary Lundby



Age: 60


Summary: senator serving as a member of the Iowa State Senate since 1995 who became the first and only woman to serve as party floor leader in the state Legislature representing the 18th District as a Republican, who was known for working across party lines and putting the people above politics while working on several committees despite her three-year battle with terminal cervical cancer.



Cause of Death: Cervical cancer


Born: February 2, 1948


Died: January 17, 2009


Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa