MaryAnn Willis Hudelson, 75, of Hannibal, passed away at 9:45 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill.

MaryAnn Willis Hudelson, 75, of Hannibal, passed away at 9:45 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, at the James O'Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal. Pastor Scott Hawes and Rev. Tim Goodman will officiate. Burial will be at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Hannibal.

Friends and family are invited to MaryAnn's Life Celebration at a visitation that will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the James O'Donnell Funeral Home.

MaryAnn was born July 6, 1943, in Hannibal to Dudley H. and Marietta Huffman Willis.

She was married to Richard W. Hudelson on Sept. 30, 1960, in Hannibal. He survives.

Other survivors include two sons, Bradley W. Hudelson (Beth) of Hannibal and James "Kent" Hudelson (Tracey) of Jacksonville, Fla.; two brothers, Robert Willis of Phoenix, Ariz., and Don Willis of Hannibal; one sister, Carol Erickson (Ed) of Hannibal; five grandchildren, Megan Gilbert (Michael), Molly Hedges (Patrick), Ethan Hudelson (Hanna), Jessica Crouch (Nick) and James Hudelson (Dana); and four great-grandchildren, Addilyn Hedges, Isabella Crouch, Caroline Hudelson and Alijah Hudelson. She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Professionally MaryAnn was a Avon Representative for over 25 years. She also previously worked at Western Printing and Superior Heating. 

MaryAnn loved to knit and crochet, she made clothes for her kids, blankets and hats for babies overseas through the Shoe Box Ministries. She also enjoyed taking care of her flower garden and grew many beautiful flowers, red roses being her favorite.

MaryAnn was a longtime member of the Southside Baptist Church. She was a very active in all aspects of her church. MaryAnn especially loved working with children and was a leader of the Children's Church. MaryAnn loved taking part in their Puppet Ministry.  MaryAnn was a faithful reader of her Bible. She was a past church secretary for Southside Baptist Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Southside Baptist Church.