WINAMAC — Mary Ann Rife, 87, Winamac, passed away at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, May 10, 2014, at White Oak Health Campus, Monticello.
She was born July 16, 1926, in Winamac, to Thomas and Agnes Jordan Hatfield. Mary was married to Gerald L. Rife on Jan. 24, 1946, in Winamac. Gerald passed away Sept. 13, 2000.
She was a member of Bethel Bible Church, Winamac, and a member of the Christian Women’s Fellowship. Mary enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
Survivors include daughters, A. Faye Fagner, Winamac, Linda (Kenny) Burns, Monticello, Kimberly Rife, Goshen, and Karen (Dave) Budd, Winamac; son, Gerald R. (Karen) Rife, Winamac; 17 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and stepsister, Joan Jordan, Logansport.
She was preceded in death by father, Thomas Hatfield; mother, Agnes Jordan Hatfield; husband, Gerald L. Rife; sister, Barbara Sego; an infant brother; daughter-in-law, Brenda Rife; and son-in-law, Morris Fagner.
Funeral services are 11 a.m. Thursday, at Bethel Bible Church, Winamac, with Pastor Jeff Burns officiating. Burial be in McKinley Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Winamac.
Visitation is from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Frain Mortuary, and after 10 a.m. Thursday in the church.
Memorial contributions may be given to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary, Winamac.
Online condolences may be offered in the guestbook at www.frainmortuary.com.