Mary Ann Pickhinke
 - 3/23/2002

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Mary Ann Pickhinke, age 91, of Columbus, Nebraska died Saturday March 23, 2002 at Mory's Haven in Columbus. Funeral Services are 10:00 a.m. Wednesday March 27, 2002 at St. Isidore Catholic Church in Columbus with Reverend Joseph A. Miksch officiating. Burial will be in the St. Bonaventure Cemetery in Columbus. Visitation is 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Tuesday with at 7:00 p.m. Vigil Service at McKown Funeral Home. Visitation will continue on Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. at the funeral home.

Mary Pickhinke was born August 19, 1910 in Howells, Nebraska to John and Ann (Wegner) Gall. She attended St. Peter & St. Paul Parochial School in Howells. On August 11, 1931 Mary Ann was united in marriage to Anton Pickhinke at St. Peter & Paul Church in Howells, Nebraska. The couple lived in Howells until 1947 when they moved to Columbus. In 1955 they moved to Carroll, Iowa until 1979 when they returned to Columbus. Mary was a homemaker & loved baking which she enjoyed sharing with her neighbors and friends. She was a member of St. Isidore Church, Christian Mothers & Franciscian Missionary Union.

She is survived by:

Daughter: Lorraine (Jack) Bittner of Lincoln, NE
Daughter: Diane Chadwell of Farmington Hills, MI
Daughter: Gladys (Jerry) Collison of Edmond, OK
Daughter: Arlene (Edward) DeBoer of Hixon, TN
Daughter: Delores Kingston of Grand Rapids, MI
Daughter: Sister Rita Marie Pickhinke R.S.M. of Omaha, NE
Daughter: Agnes (Mike) Placzek of Columbus, NE
Daughter: Janet (Gordon) Welch of Omaha, NE
Sister: Catherine (George) Brester of Howells, NE
27 Grandchildren 42 Great Grandchildren 3 Great Great Grandchildren

She was preceded by:

Husband: Anton Pickhinke
Father: John Gall
Mother: Ann Gall
Brother: Fred Gall
Brother: Leonard Gall
Brother: William Gall
Grandson: James Christopher DeBoer
Grandson: Robert Luchtel
Three Great Grandchildren
Infant Son: Robert

Memorials may be directed to St. Isidore School Endowment Fund.
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