Mary Ann Fleck, 71, of 44429 Fairground Road in Celina, left the loving care of her family at 9:38 p.m. Saturday, May 4, 2013, from the Lima Memorial Hospital to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in Heaven.
She was born on July 19, 1941, to the late Arthur and Golda (Now) Jeffries in Celina.
She married the love of her life, Carl E. Fleck, on Oct. 29, 1960, and celebrated 52 years of marriage last year.
Also surviving are her two daughters, Deb and Cathi Fleck of Celina and Diana Fleck of St. Marys; her sister, Margery Rush of St. Marys.
She was preceded in death by her brothers and sister-in-law, Robert Jeffries, Dallas Jeffries, Donald and Rose Jeffries; her brother-in-law, Donald Rush.
Mary Ann graduated from Celina High School with the class of 1959.
She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Celina.
She retired from the Daily Standard in 2003.
She loved her flower garden and mowing the yard and was always there for a friend.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Immaculate Conception Church in Celina, the Rev. Kenneth G. Alt C.PP.S., officiating.
Burial will follow in Mercer Memory Gardens in Celina.
Friends may all from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and before 10 a.m. Wednesday morning at the Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Heart Association or the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.
Condolences may be made at LHDFuneralHome.com.