Mary Celesta Possehl passed away Thursday, May 4, 2017, at Highland Ridge Care Center in Williamsburg at the age of 98 years.
She is survived by a son, James (Mary) Possehl of Williamsburg; a daughter, Doris Kenney of Cedar Rapids; a daughter-in-law, Marilyn Possehl of Williamsburg; and numerous grandchildren, great- grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband in 1990; son, Dean, in 2011; a great-great-grandson; a son-in-law, Gary Kenney; and seven brothers, Edward, Vincent, Joseph, Urban, Francis, James and Paul McMann.
Funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 9, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Williamsburg. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery in Marengo. Visitation will be Monday from 4 to 7 p.m. at Powell Funeral Home in Williamsburg, where there will be a prayer service at 4 p.m.
Memorials are for St. Mary's Altar and Rosary Society or Highland Ridge Activity Fund.
Messages and tributes may be left at www.powellfuneralhomes.com.