Mary Ann Bird, 70, of Tiffin, went to be with the Lord and her family, Wednesday evening, July 9, 2014, at University of Toledo Medical Center.
She was born June 27, 1944, in Tiffin, to John Jasper Lewes and Marjorie A. (Smith) Estep. She married Jim Haudenshild and they later divorced. March 9, 1970, she married Ronald E. Bird of Tiffin.
Survivors include her husband; three sons, John E. Haudenshild of Wellington, Jamie R. (Diane) Haudenshild of Tiffin and Ronald A. (Mark Lance) Bird of Fremont; two daughters, Lydia M. (J.R.) Weber of Fort Pierce and Sheri M. (Richard) Bryant of Antioch, Tennessee; two brothers, David L. (Mary Therese) Estep and Michael C. (Joanna) Estep, both of Tiffin; two sisters, Jane A. (Ronald) Jones and Joan M. Estep, both of Tiffin; 12 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and an infant brother, Michael J. Estep.
Mary attended Owens Community College and was a member of The Journey. She worked at Jolly's, L&K Restaurant, The Advertiser-Tribune and retired from RCA after 44 years. She was a member of Moose Lodge No. 846 and enjoyed walking, dancing, crocheting, loved socializing and dining out. Mary enjoyed being a housewife and loved her cats.
Her funeral will begin at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, 236 S. Washington St., Tiffin, OH, (419) 447-2424, with the Pastor Richard Haner officiating. Burial will follow in Fairmont Cemetery. After the burial, the family would like to invite family and friends to a potluck style luncheon at The Journey, 2531 S. SR 100, Tiffin, OH 44883.
Friends may visit with the family from 12-2 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to H.O.P.E. Clinic, 9640 County Highway 330, Upper Sandusky, OH 43351.
Condolences may be sent and the guestbook signed at www.hgmackfuneralhome.com.