Mary Jane Van Etten, age 86, of Celina, passed away on Wednesday, July 6, 2016 in the Celina Manor.  She was born May 28, 1930 in Fonde, KY to the late Elmer and Easter (Eads) Richards. 


She is survived by a son, Sam Lee Martin, St. Marys; a brother, Freddy (Helen) Richards, Celina; two sisters, Clara Mathews, Celina, and Shirley Rhodes,   St. Marys; and two grandchildren.


Also preceded in death by two brothers, Ples Richards, and Elbert Richards; and a sister, Pearl Arters.


Mary Jane work as a beautician and retired from Huffys in Celina after many years of service.

She will be remembered as a devoted mother and grandmother, who had a very strong faith in God.


Funeral services will begin at 12:00 pm on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at Abounding Grace Ministries, 7495 US-127, Celina, with Rev. Rick Brosher officiating;   where the family will receive friends from 10:00 am 12:00 pm prior to the service at the church. 


Burial will follow at Mercer Memory Gardens, Celina.


Contributions can be made to Abounding Grace Ministries, Celina and/or Samaria Missionary Baptist Church, St. Marys.


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