Mary Ann Britt – Manchester

Mary Ann Britt, 85, of Manchester, Iowa, died Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque. She was born on a farm north of Worthington on December 29, 1928, the daughter of Ed and Dora (Stoll) Schemmel.

Survivors include her husband of 61 years, Bill of Manchester; her children, Tim Britt of Harrisonville, Missouri, Connie (Jerry) Meisgeier of Traer, Jeff (Patti) Britt of Riverside, Jill (Tom) Hentges of Streamwood, Illinois, and Dan (Jean) Britt of Waverly; 10 grandchildren, Tyler and Krista Britt, Ben and Ryan Meisgeier, Kelly, T.J., and Nicole Hentges, Isaac, Joseph and Andrew Britt; and four great-grandchildren, Zachary and Samuel Meisgeier and Birk and Emma Meisgeier.
Mary Ann was preceded in death by her parents, Ed and Dora Schemmel; and all of her siblings, Vic Schemmel, Wanda Kehoe, and Linus Schemmel.
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Mass of Resurrection: 6:00p.m. on June 29, 2014, at St. John’s Catholic Church in Delhi, Iowa. Celebrant: Rev. John Kremer

Visitation: 2:00 to 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 29, 2014, at St. John’s Catholic Church in Delhi, Iowa, FOLLOWED by Mass of Resurrection at 6:00 p.m.

Interment: 10:30 a.m. on Monday, June 30, 2014 at St. John’s Cemetery – Delhi, Iowa