Mary, 88, died Wednesday at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines. Funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Monday, April 18 at All Saints Catholic Church, 650 NE 52nd Ave Des Moines. A visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Sunday, April 17 with a prayer service at 6:30 p.m. at All Saints Catholic Church. Burial will be in Glendale Cemetery.
Mary Jo was born in Maloy, Iowa on August 4, 1922 to Ben Hull and Josephine Lambert Hull. She worked for the State of Iowa in the DOT Department. Mary Jo was a member of All Saints, the Rosary Society and St. Vincent de Paul.
She is survived by her daughter Janice (Larry) Franklin of Blairsberg, IA; nieces and nephews; special friends, Barbara Meeks, Nancy Krukow, Marie Blatts, Marty and Joel Swigart, Sara Swigart, Mary Ann Porter, and Chad and Katie and Wren Marie. She was preceded by her parents, and her brothers and sisters.