Mary Ann Conrad, age 85, died Friday, February 19, 2016 at her home. Funeral Service: 10:30 A.M. Tuesday, February 23, 2016, Kloster Funeral Home, Marengo with Rev. Jim Davis officiating. Burial will be in the Marengo Cemetery. Visitation: 4 to 7 P.M. Monday, February 22, 2015 at Kloster Funeral Home, Marengo. A memorial fund has been established.
Mary Ann is survived by her son Gary of Marengo, and several cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Wayne Dean Conrad in 2008, and a sister Lavona Jansen.
Mary Ann Wauters was born October 3, 1930 in Ladora, Iowa, the daughter of Louis Wauters and Alice DeBrower Wauters. She received her early education in the country schools, and graduated from Hartwick High School in 1948. Mary Ann and Wayne Dean Conrad were married on May 10, 1950 at St. Bridget’s Catholic Church in Victor. She was employed for many years at the Me Too Grocery in Marengo. Mary Ann enjoyed doing many different craft projects, and quilting. She took pride in the garden she grew, and liked to take tractor rides. Mary Ann also looked forward to the yearly trip to the Thresher’s Reunion in Mount Pleasant. She will be missed by all that knew her.