WAHOO — Mary Ann Laudenback, 86, of Wahoo, entered into eternal rest on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, at South Haven Living Center in Wahoo.

She was born Nov. 18, 1931, in Crete to Otto and Mary (Nemec) Kvasnicka and grew up on the family farm outside Crete. She was a high school graduate of Crete High School. After graduation she worked at Gold’s department store in Lincoln and then at the Mead Ordnance Plant, but most of all she was a full-time mom and housewife. Mary was united in marriage to Robert Laudenback on June 26, 1954, in Crete.

She enjoyed cooking and was a great baker. She also liked to play the accordion.

She is survived by her children, Dr. Steve Laudenback of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Debra (Brian) Konecky of Columbus, Mitch Laudenback of Omaha, Dr. Larry Laudenback of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Susan (Eric) Gottschalk of Wahoo and Connie Syverson of Wahoo; grandchildren, Tim (fiancée Ashley) Laudenback, Mike and Andrew Konecky, Christine (Nick) Delozier, Ty and Seth Syverson and Anna Gottschalk; great-grandchild, Kyler Delozier; and siblings, Elvin Kvasnicka, Dorothy (Orville) Gertsch and Frank Kvasnicka.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Laudenback; parents; two sisters; one brother; and two stepbrothers.

A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 31, at Svoboda Funeral Home in Wahoo. There is no visitation. Interment will be at Sunrise Cemetery in Wahoo.

Memorials may be made to the family for future designation.

Visit www.marcysvoboda.com to leave condolences.

Svoboda Funeral Home of Wahoo is serving the family.