Mary Ann Herbst, 80, of Manorville, died on January 17, 2017 at Montefiore Hospital in Pittsburgh.
She was born in Kittanning on March 24, 1936, a daughter of Stanley and Katherine Szul Szymanski.
She was a member of Christ Prince of Peace Parish in Ford City, and a former member of the Ladies Aide of St. Francis Church. She enjoyed playing cards, bingo, and spending time at camp. She enjoyed spending time with her family.
She is survived by her husband, James A. Herbst, whom she married on June 16, 1956; daughters: Denise (Chuck) Weller of Kittanning, and Tamara Slease of Kittanning; sons: Danny Herbst of Ford City, Tim (Sandy) Herbst of Ford City; grandchildren: Aaron, Amy, Brianna, Ciara, and Jacob; great-grandchildren: Alayna, Nolan, Calista, Avery, and Nora; and brother: Joseph Szymanski of Ford City.
She was preceded in death by her sister: Martha Kazmer, and brother: Leo “Sonny” Szymanski.
Visitation will be from 2-4 and 7-9 PM on Thursday, January 19, 2017 at the Mantini Funeral Home in Ford City, where a Prayer Service will be held on Friday, January 20, 2017 at 9:30 AM.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, January 20, 2017 at Christ Prince of Peace Parish at 10AM with Celebrant Father John Harrold. Interment will be in the St. Francis of Paola Cemetery.