Mary Ann Souch
Mary Ann Souch
  • January 21, 1938 - October 16, 2017
  • Glendale, Arizona

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Mary Ann Souch, 79, passed away peacefully in her home in Glendale, AZ after struggling 5 years with Alzheimer's. She was born on January 21, 1938 in Phoenixville, PA to parents John and Anna Marie Kraynak and was the youngest of 9 siblings. Preceded in death by her parents and 7 of her siblings she now joins them in the House of the Lord. Mary Ann moved to Arizona with her husband Frank and their 3 young daughters in February 1971. She worked as a full time mother and housewife, raising 3 children, until they graduated high school. She then went to work as a contact lens inspector for Sola Opthalmalics. Mary Ann was a volunteer at St Helen Parish, bookstore, and prepared cabbage rolls for the annual parish festivals. Survived by her husband of 60 years, Frank J., daughters Joyce Ann Hansen (Kevin Sr.), Anna Marie Kennedy (Cliff), Mary Ann T, four Hansen grandchildren, Heather Petree (Brian), Kevin Jr. (Claudia), Troy, and Kyle, two great grandchildren Milana and Jack, two Kennedy grandchildren Nathaniel and Bryan, brother, RIchard Kraynak (Marilyn) , 9 nephews and 6 nieces in Phoenixville, PA, two nieces Eleanor Offner and Wilma Works of AZ. Visitation will be held Monday, Oct. 23, 2017 from 6-8pm at Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary, 7924 N. 59th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85301. Services will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 at St Helen's Church at 10am, burial to follow at Phoenix Memorial Park, 200 West Beardsley Rd, Phoenix AZ 85027. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Mary Ann's name to Sage Hospice and Pallative Care. A special thank you to Marie Bucurel her caregiver. To leave a tribute to Mary Ann, please visit