Mary Ann Kidd passed away on September 1, 2021, with her son, Jim, and daughter, Bonnie, at her side. She was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on October 6, 1939, to William and Theresa Jakel. The family relocated to Phoenix, Arizona, where Mary spent the rest of her years until August 2020. Leaving her beloved home, she was relocated to Concho, Arizona, with her daughter, Bonnie. Mary retired from Motorola after 32 years.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents, William and Theresa Jakel; her brothers, Franklin and Donald Jakel; her husband, John Kidd, Sr., and her son, John Kidd, Jr. She is survived by her sister, Carol Jean Stratton; her brother, Kenny Jakel; and five children, Jimmy, Kidd, Betty Geise, Bonnie Kidd, Beverly Kidd and Brenda Kidd. She is also a grandmother to Jim Geise, Dale Vargo, Michael Kidd, Teri Vargo, Christina Kidd, William Vargo, Jeffrey Kidd, Christopher Elmer, Cory Kidd, and Josua Kidd. Mary is the great grandmother to Arrianna, Nayeli, Rohemie, Kailyn, Zeak, Davina, Pinell, Austin and Darren.
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