---- — OTTUMWA — Mary Ann Mathany, 78, of Ottumwa, formerly of Hedrick, passed away on March 29, 2014, at Good Samaritan Nursing and Rehab in Ottumwa with family at her side. Funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Mt. Ayr with family present from 9-11 a.m. Saturday.
Mary Ann is survived by her son, Eric (Amanda) Mathany of Ottumwa; grandsons, Eric Jr. and Donovan; sister-in-law, Pat Hoff; five nephews, Joseph (Karen) Hoff Jr., Peter Hoff, George Hoff III, Bernard Janas and Todd Janas; two nieces, Margaret (Bob Crandall) Thomas, Kathy (Terry) Hemseth and friend Jenine Vice. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made the the Hedrick Legion Post or Good Samaritan Nursing and Rehab.