Marcia A. Mann
Marcia A. Mann
  • March 21, 1932 - April 9, 2017
  • Bellevue, Nebraska

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Marcia A. "Marcy" Mann
March 21, 1932 - April 9, 2017
Marcia Anne Mann (Petersen) was welcomed into her forever home on April 9, 2017, after a long and courageous battle with Alzheimer's. She was 85.
Marcy was born on March 21, 1932, to Harold and Marie Petersen and was the oldest of four children: brother Harold "Pete" Petersen, sister Shirley (Buskirk) and brother Clark "Corky" Petersen.
Marcy attended Papillion High School where she met her high school sweetheart and future husband, Robert Mann. The two graduated in 1950 and were married on April 18, 1953, at First Lutheran Church in Papillion.
In 1957, Bob and Marcy moved to Gifford Farm in Bellevue where they lived for the next 39 years. While at Gifford, Marcy worked as a farm wife and educator. She introduced agri-education tours that continue today, teaching thousands of students each year about life on the farm and the importance of agriculture.
In 1996 she was awarded Citizen of the Year by the Nebraska Agriwomen for her dedication to the promotion of agriculture. She served in leadership positions in extension and her church along with other organizations.
Marcy was a loving mother to her four children; Gerald (Jane), Chuck (Donna Monteleagre), David (Dana), Susie (Bob Engberg) and many grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents and brother.

After 85 years and nineteen days, God called her soul to Himself at the Hillcrest Cottages in Papillion.
Marcy was very loved and will be dearly missed by her husband, children, nine grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by parents Harold & Marie Petersen. Brother: Harold "Pete" Petersen
Survived by Husband: Robert Mann. Children & Spouses: Gerald & Jane Mann, Papillion. Chuck Mann & Donna Monteleagre, Bellevue. David & Dana Mann, Omaha. Susie & Bob Engberg, Springfield. Grandchildren: Rachel & Steven Hayes, Paul Mann, Nicole Mann, Becca Mann, Jessica Addleman, Justin Addleman, James Engberg, Alex Engberg, Richard Mazikani. Sister & Brother-in-law: Shirley & Tom Buskirk, Springfield. Brother & Sister-in-law: Clark & Linda Petersen, Seattle, WA. Sister-in-law: Charlene Petersen, Yutan. Numerous nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
Funeral Services Thursday 10:00 am First Lutheran Church, Papillion. Visitation at mortuary Wednesday 1-8 pm with family receiving friends from 6-8 pm. Interment: Fairview Cemetery. Memorials to the church.
Arrangements under the direction of Kahler Dolce Mortuary, Papillion, NE.