Mary Ann Bohnert, 81, Jasper

Mary Ann Bohnert, 81, of Jasper, died Sunday, April 26, at Grand Brook Care Center in Zionsville. She was born in Jasper October 1, 1938, to Linus and Clara (Burger) Mehringer. She married James P. Bohnert  September 15, 1960, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper. He died October 11, 2017.

Mary Ann was a homemaker and worked as a bookkeeper for a tree nursery. She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church in Jasper and enjoyed watching sports, especially Indiana University, Purdue, and the Colts, gardening, spending time in the outdoors, watching birds and nature, and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by one daughter, Michelle King and husband Ed, Carmel; one son; Anthony James “Tony” Bohnert  (Mary Lacey), Richmond; two grandchildren, Serena and Zachery King, Carmel; two sisters; Mel Snyder and husband Ron and Elaine Streicher and husband Gary, all of Jasper; and one brother; Jerry Mehringer and wife Barb, Tell City.

In addition to her parents and her husband of 27 years she was preceded in death by two brothers, Jim and Donnie Mehringer.

Private funeral services will be held at Becher-Kluesner Funeral Home in Jasper with burial following in Fairview Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to Holy Family Church or the Dubois County Humane Society. Online condolences can be shared at