Mary Jannings, 88, of Burlington, Iowa, died Wednesday, November 15, 2023, at the Klein Center in West Burlington.
Born December 15, 1934, in Andalusia, Alabama, she was the daughter of Dennis and Aileen (Deshazo) White. She married Robert Jannings on September 14, 1955, in Panama City, Florida. He died June 17, 2013.
Mary was a homemaker.
She was a dedicated and very devoted member of Asbury United Methodist Church.
Mary served as a girl scout leader and enjoyed sewing and baking cookies and loved time spent with her grandchildren.
Survivors include her three children; Les (Lori) Jannings, Elaine Wunnenberg and Teresa (Jack) Brissey all of Burlington; nine grandchildren; two step grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; three step great-grandchildren; siblings, Joy Powell of Alabama, David White of Ohio, Omer White of Georgia and Ann Jenkins of Texas and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two grandsons Benjamin and Yodi and four brothers, John White, Eugene White, James White and Robert White.
The graveside service and interment for Mrs. Jannings will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 21st at Lunning Chapel.
A memorial has been established for Asbury United Methodist Church.