Saturday, January 5th, 2013
Mary Ann May, 79, Bryant, Ind., passed away the morning of Jan. 4, 2013, in Jay County Hospital.
She was born Feb. 28, 1933, in Jay County, to John and Bernadine Post Wendel. On Oct. 25, 1952, she married Victor May, who died April 29, 2009.
Surviving are two sons, Daniel May, New Castle, and Joe (Shelly) May, Bryant; two daughters, Carol (Jim) Wendel, Bryant, and Peggy (Bud) Minton, Coldwater; a brother, Orville Wendel, Portland; 15 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
She was retired from Berne Tube Products. She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Bryant, and its Ladies Sodality. She also belonged to the Women's Democrat Committee and Holy Trinity Rosary Makers.
Funeral services are 10:30 a.m. Monday at the church, the Rev. David Hoying presiding. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Calling is noon-4 p.m. Sunday at Baird-Freeman Funeral Home, Portland, where a prayer service will be held at 4 p.m.
Memorials can be made to State of the Heart Hospice.
Online condolences may be left at www.bairdfreeman.com.