She was born Wednesday, March 3, 1937 in Camden, Ohio, Daughter of the late Robert Levi Mann and the late Eleanore Agnes Paxton Mann.
Mary Ann was a Class of ’55 graduate of Camden High School, and class of ’58 graduate of Bethesda Hospital School of Nursing. She was employed by Dearborn County Hospital as a Registered nurse for 43 years. Mary Ann married Victor Farrell on August 10, 1957. She was a member of the Holmes Hill Church of Christ. She enjoyed gardening, crocheting, cooking and was an avid reader, but her most enjoyable pasttime was visiting with family and friends.
Surviving are her loving husband of 56 years,Victor Farrell Sr. To this union was born Mary Elizabeth “Beth” Haag, Vicki Ann (husband Gary) Mangold, Victor “Chip” Herbert (wife Sharon) Farrell Jr., Teresa “Terri” Leigh Faber; Daniel Robert Farrell, Patrick “Mike” Michael Farrell, and Eleanore “Bitty” Jane (husband Dan) Blair; 19 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren; and one great, great grandson.
She was preceded in death by parents, Robert and Eleanore Mann; sister Marjorie Jane (Mann) Flenner; daughter, Mary Elizabeth “Beth” Haag; and grandson, Gary Ricky Mangold Jr.
Friends will be received 4:00 – 8:00 PM, Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at the Holmes Hill Church of Christ Old St. Rd. 56, Aurora, Indiana.
Services will be held at the Church on Thursday, at 11:00 am with Evangelist Tommy Johnson officiating.
Interment will follow in the Mt. Sinai Cemetery, Aurora, Indiana.
Contributions may be made to the Aurora Life Squad. Please call the funeral home office at (812) 926-1450 and we will notify the family of your donation with a card.