Mary H. Neese, 86, Princeton, Ind., died Thursday, June 6, 2013, at The Waters of Princeton.
She was born Sept. 24, 1926, a daughter of the late Maggie (Geist) and Jerry Alcorn.
She was married to Walter Neese, who preceded her in death.
Surviving relatives include two children: a daughter, Jeanette (Jo) Heichelbech; and a son, Vernon (Tony) Neese; a daughter-in-law, Nancy Neese; 12 grandchildren, Annette (Bill) Wirth, Marianne (Joshua) McDaniel, Chuck Neese, Bobbi (John) Chaney, Ronnie (Melissa) Heichelbech, Steve (Holly) Heichelbech, Brad (Megan) Heichelbech, Debbie Robinson, Jeremy (Stephanie) Neese, Jonathan Neese, Lacey Means and Leah Means; 30 great-grandchildren, Tyler, Tiffani and Tristan Wirth, Ethan and Jaylynn McDaniel, Megan Dingcong, Samantha (Peter) Carmona, Mary Milstead, Emily Chaney, Noah, Nicole, Kinsly and Presley Heichelbech, Spencer, Abby and Carson Heichelbech, Bradley, Rochelle and Wesley Heichelbech, Keisha Wright, Darrius and Eric Heichelbech, Joe Robinson, Corbin and Jeremy Neese, Reya and Kyler Neese, Hayden Means and Parker Means; and a great-great-grandchild, Aiden Rylie Dingcong.
In addition to her husband, and parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Jerry Neese; a son-in-law, Ronald Heichelbech; a daughter-in-law, Karen Neese; and four brothers, Vernon, Roy, Frank and Harry Alcorn.
Friends will be received from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Monday, June 10, 2013, at the Deeley Funeral Home, Punxsutawney.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Monday, June 10, 2013, at the funeral home with Pastor Joan Rousseaux officiating.
Interment will be at Ringgold Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at www.deeleyfuneralhome.com .