Mary Jane McCann

March 04, 1922 ‒ December 16, 2012

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Mary Jane McCann, age 90, of Gambier Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, December 16, 2012 at the Ohio Eastern Star Health Care Center in Mount Vernon. She was born on March 4, 1922 in Neenah, Wisconsin to the late George and Anna (Christianson) Yanggen. Mary was employed at the Mount Vernon City Schools and was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.

She is survived by her son, John (Patricia) McCann of Mount Vernon, Ohio, two daughters, Ann (Larry) Spearman of Mount Vernon, Ohio and Janette (Kim) Jackson of Montgomery, Alabama, nine grandchildren, Scott (Jeanette) McCann, Amy McCann, Kevin (Debbie) Spearman, Lance (Karin) Spearman, Lisa (Andrew) Lovelady, Ryan (Lauren) Jackson, Brian (Sarah) McCann, Maggie (Jerrod) Hesson and Eric (Sharon) McCann, fifteen great grandchildren, Ashley McCann, Tyler McCann, Taylor McCann, Olivia Spearman, Samantha Spearman, Morgan Spearman, Matthew Spearman, Aubrey Lovelady, Carly Lovelady, Zoe McCann, Olivia McCann, Max McCann, Jaden Hesson, Julianne Hesson and Connor McCann.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, John “Joe” McCann, a son, George McCann and a sister, Janet Mulivaney.

Friends may call on Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home where a Rosary will follow at 7 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday at 10 a.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. Rev. Father Mark J. Hammond will be celebrant. Burial will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Mary’s name may be made to Mount Vernon city schools, St. Vincent de Paul school or Newark Catholic school.

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