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Mary Hobart Macha

Female 1923 - 2016  (92 years)



Obituary- Macha, Mary

Mary Macha
Topeka-Mary Macha, 92, passed away Wednesday,
April 13, 2016 at the Presbyterian Manor in Topeka where she had been a resident since 2003.

She was born May 12,1923 at Delia the daughter of Louis and Evelyn Moore Hobart. Mrs. Macha grew up in the Delia community and graduated from Delia High School in 1940. She graduated from Halstead Hospital School of Nursing in August 1944. She worked at hospitals in Washington D.C., Vallejo, CA, and St. Francis Hospital in Topeka.

Mary was a homemaker. She was a member of St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Rossville.

On Oct. 4, 1942 she was united in marriage to Edward A. Macha. He preceded her in death on April 13, 2003. Mrs. Macha was also preceded in death by her parents, two daughters, Susan DeDonder and Sandra Hoferer, and a son, Donald Macha.

Survivors include her sons, Wayne (Joan) Macha, Carlsbad, CA, Ken (Connie) Macha, Topeka, Bill (Roxanne) Macha, Santee, CA. and Charles Macha, Lakeside, CA; a son-in-law, Andy DeDonder, Wetmore; a daughter-in-law Chris Macha, Topeka; her brother, Donald (Ola) Hobart, Olive Branch, MS; her sister, Joan Hofmann, Tampa, FL; 10 grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

A Catholic funeral services will be at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, April 16, 2016 at the Presbyterian Manor in Topeka (4712 SW 6th Ave). Interment will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, St. Marys. Mrs. Macha will lie in state and the family will receive friends from 12:30 until service time Saturday at the manor. Memorial contributions may be made to the Presbyterian Manor Good Samaritan Fund and sent in care of Piper Funeral Home, 714 Maple St, St. Marys, Kansas 66536. To leave an online condolence please go

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