Mary C. Hicks

Mary C. Hicks, 79, of Maquoketa, Iowa, formerly of Cabool, Missouri, died Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at her home.

Mary Claire Geber was born on March 13, 1934 in Bernard, Iowa, the daughter of Dorrance and Anastacia (Franzen) Geber.

Mary enjoyed playing card games, bingo, spending time with her grandchildren, family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; daughters Rachael and Gail; a stepson, Richard; two granddaughters; and one great-great-granddaughter.

Those left to honor her memory include children Linda McMillian and husband Jim of Cabool, Missouri, Chuck Hicks and wife Staryln of Marionville, Missouri, Tammy Hicks of Maquoketa, Iowa, Paul Hicks and wife Melinda of Mtn. Grove, Missouri, and Patty Hicks of Maquoketa, Iowa; two brothers, Dale Geber and wife Carol of Clinton, Iowa, and John Geber and wife Cheryl of Maquoketa, Iowa; 21 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

A memorial graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, June 23, 2013, at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Cabool.

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