In memory of

Mary Ann Siebrecht

May 1, 1930 - February 16, 2019
From: Odebolt, IA
Mary Ann Siebrecht

Mary Ann Siebrecht

Born: May 1, 1930
Died: February 16, 2019
Age: 88
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   Mary Ann Siebrecht, age 88, of Odebolt, IA, passed away on Saturday, February 16, 2019, at Odebolt Specialty Care in Odebolt, IA.  Mary Ann was born on May 1, 1930, on the farm in Odebolt, IA, to Edward and Mary (Gonnerman) Godbersen..  She grew up in Odebolt, where she attended grade school and graduated from Odebolt High School in 1947. 
   On August 27, 1948, Mary Ann was united in marriage to Lyle William Siebrecht at the First Presbyterian Church in Odebolt. They were blessed with four children: Ruth Ann, Keith, Gary, and Dale.  They made their home on the farm where Mary Ann helped out where ever she was needed.  Mary Ann was a lifetime member of the First Presbyterian Church in Odebolt where she was the superintendent, taught Sunday school and was a part of many committees.  She was also a member of the American Legion Auxiliary for 68 years.
   Mary Ann enjoyed her flower and vegetable gardens and canning all of her produce.  She was a talented seamstress and made lots of clothing and stuffed animals for friends and family.  Mary Ann will always be remembered for her amazing cooking and baking.  She was known for her cinnamon rolls, pecan rolls, and potato salad.  She also took the time to bake and decorate all of the grandchildren’s birthday cakes.  Mary Ann was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend and will be missed by all those who loved her.
   Those left to cherish her memory include her children: Ruth Ann Mohr of Odebolt, IA, Keith (Jill) Siebrecht of Odebolt, IA, Gary (Karen) Siebrecht of Odebolt, IA, Dale (Lisa) Siebrecht of Curlew, IA; grandchildren: Darin (Tiffany) Mohr of Odebolt, IA, Britt Siebrecht of Odebolt, IA, Marc (Jennifer) Siebrecht of Cottleville, MO, Eric (Kaylee) Siebrecht of Colfax, IA, Nathan (Amy) Siebrecht of Oronoco, MN, Lee (Sena Brotherson) Siebrecht of Odebolt, IA, Leah (Mark) Sexton of Milford, IA; great-grandchildren: Addison and Alaina Mohr, Maverick Siebrecht, Jace, Eden and Sayla Siebrecht, Lena and Collins Siebrecht, Kylar Siebrecht and Camryn and Terry Sexton; sister-in-law Fernetta Siebrecht of Storm Lake, IA; and other extended family members and friends.
   Mary Ann was preceded in death by her parents; husband Lyle; grandson Clint Siebrecht; son-in-law Dale Mohr; infant brother William; brother Harold; sisters: Matilda Ziegmann, Edna Peterson, Marjorie Thayer, Eleanor Peterson, Helen Mentzer, and Mildred Hartsell.

Funeral Services
10:30 a.m., Friday
February 22, 2019
First Presbyterian Church
Odebolt, Iowa
Pastor Bill Crawford
5:00 - 7:00 p.m., Thursday
February 21, 2019
Farber & Otteman Funeral Home
Odebolt, Iowa
Odebolt Cemetery
Odebolt, Iowa


Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 4:02 PM
“I'm so sorry to hear about the passing of Mary Ann. She was such a wonderful person. I remember when she let me collect the Sunday School children's money.”
- Barb Belstene
Friday, February 22, 2019 at 3:55 PM
“My deepest sympathy to you & your family. My prayers that you find peace & comfort through these days of loss.”
- Stephanie Ullrich
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 8:38 PM
“I have such fond memories of her from church. Especially all of her help every year for the youth soup supper.”
- Gale (Garlock) McEvoy
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 2:12 PM
“Sincere sympathy to Keith, Gary and Britt on the passing of your mother and grandmother. Thinking and praying for the whole family at this time. ”
- Tripp Brothers
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 9:50 AM
“So hard to say goodbye to our mother. I remember her laugh and infectious smile. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.”
- Sue (Gronemeyer) Beers
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 9:50 AM
“What a wonderful long life, thoughts and prayers to all the family.”
- Joyce Curtis
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 9:50 AM
“Sorry for your loss. They were wonderful neighbors when we were growing up. May God help you this time.”
- Susan (Lamaak) Vinsand
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 9:50 AM
“Sympathy to the Siebrects on the loss of a great mother, grandmother and friend to so many!”
- Steve Frank
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 9:50 AM
“I am so sorry for your loss. Sending sympathy and prayers.”
- Judy FIneran meuer
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 9:50 AM
“Many wonderful memories of Mary Ann especially through church. Thoughts and prayers to the family.”
- Valerie (Garlock) Kavanaugh
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 9:50 AM
“We send our love and condolences to the families. Mary Ann was a very sweet and beautiful lady, she will be missed.”
- Gary and Cheri Stowe
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 9:50 AM
“I'm very sorry to here about your mother. I would like to be there, but the weather is bad.”
- Duane Bauer
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 9:50 AM
“Sympathy to the Siebrecht family.. Our prayers are with you.”
- Eldo Moeller
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 5:48 PM
“I am so sorry to hear of Mary Ann's passing. She was the nicest and friendliest person. You all have my deepest sympathy and are all in my thoughts and prayers.”
- Malilnda Bengford
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 5:48 PM
“So Sorry to hear about Mary Ann. She was like a 2nd grandma, as her and Grandma were always together. I can picture all the sister reunited at last. Prayers to you all as you say your final goodbye. Iíll be there in spirit.”
- Mandi Thayer Kearns
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 12:44 PM
“Ruth Ann, Keith, Gary, Dale and families. Sorry for your loss. Mary Ann was a very special, wonderful and caring lady. I have very fond memories of her in church. Thoughts and Prayers to all during this difficult time. ”
- Julie Belstene
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 12:44 PM
“My condolences to you. Gloria told me. She raised an amazing daughter. Be blessed”
- Janet Riediger kain
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 12:44 PM
“Keith and Jill,
Our heartfelt sympathies to you and your family.
Mary and Terry”
- Mary and Terry Tuttle
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 12:44 PM
“Dear Ruth Ann & family,
Paula was at work and noticed your Momís obit in Sioux City paper. So sorry to hear of her passing; we have been down that road and certainly empathize. Our family will be thinking of you and yours as the days move on.
Bob & I are still in FL so big hug across the miles.
- Fay Schmidt Schall
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 9:45 AM
“My sympathies to the family members. I enjoyed talking to MaryAnn while she was a tenant at Otsego Place. She was a very nice lady.”
- Sonia Brown
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