Fern Mae McDevitt died peacefully on November 19th after a long and fulfilling life of 99 years. She was preceded in death by her spouse of 65 years, James A. McDevitt. Fern was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and moved to Phoenix in 1963 where she became an active member of St. Theresa Parish and also spent many years volunteering in the community. She loved life, her family, entertaining and traveling, and always lived life to the fullest, never letting age hinder her attitude. Fern has 2 children, Jim McDevitt of New York and Micki Major of Mesa and is also survived by 5 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. She will be missed by all that knew her. The Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 A.M. Friday, November 30, 2007 at St. Theresa Catholic Church, 5045 E. Thomas Rd., Phoenix. Interment will be at St. Francis Cemetery, 2033 North 48th St., Phoenix.