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Mary A. Grebe

Mary A. Grebe, 73 Humboldt, Iowa, passed away on Monday, March 29, 2021, at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames, Iowa. 

                     Mary A. Grebe

Mary was born on Aug. 29, 1947 in Cape Girardeau, Mo., the daughter of Russell and Neltha (Roth) Wills.  

She was raised in Perryville, Mo. and graduated from Perryville High School and Southeast Missouri State College. 

She was united in marriage to Harold Grebe on June 25, 1966. The couple made their homes in Palmyra, Mo., Carlinville, Ill. and later Humboldt.   

She was a seamstress in her home for 56 years.  She enjoyed playing games of cribbage with family and friends, raising raspberries and making wine.  

She was an active member of Zion Lutheran Church and a Rotarian. 

 She took great joy in volunteering and helping others.  

She is survived by her daughters, Carla Sue (Joe) Fedeler, Lynchburg, Va. and Lynn Ann (Doug) Dodgen, Story City, Iowa; her grandchildren, Sam, Catherine, Spencer and Carson; her sister, Lynn (Michael) Ramsey, Jacksonville, Fla.; and her brothers, Russell (Sandy) Wills, Cape Girardeau; and Larry (Nola) Wills, Conroe, Texas.  

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband of 48 years, Harold.

Services will be held Saturday, April 3, at Zion Lutheran Church in Humboldt. Burial will follow at Zion Lutheran Cemetery. 

The Mason-Lindhart Funeral & Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.