January 18, 1947 - April 12, 2018
Mary Ann Townsend, age 71 years, of Lincoln, passed away April 12, 2018. Mary Ann was born on January 18, 1947, in Fairfield, Iowa, to Jack and Leona (Schrader) McKinzie. Mary Ann worked for the Sesostris Shrine as patient coordinator for many years.
Mary Ann is survived by daughter; Julie (husband Bill) Thielen, son; John Townsend, son-in-law; Kyle Luthans. Grandchildren: Emma and Will Luthans, Jack and Nick Thielen, Jake Faimon and Kellen Townsend. Sister; Debbie (husband Dick) Hunt. Niece and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents and daughter; Dina Luthans.
Visitation with family receiving friends will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at Butherus Maser and Love funeral home. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 19, at Butherus Maser and Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St, Lincoln. A reception will be held after the service at IBEW Local 265 Hall at 1409 Old Farm Road (just south of 14th and Old Cheney). www.bmlfh.com