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Rachel Lee Mann

August 10, 1930 ~ April 15, 2017 (age 86)
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Rachel Lee Mann, 86, of Port Richey, Pasco County Florida passed away at 4:45 P.M. April 15, 2017 at Hernando Pasco Hospice in Pasco County, Florida. She was born August 10, 1930 in Brookland, Arkansas to parents, Ed and Ellen Mann.

A Visitation will be held Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 12:00 P.M. to 1:00 P.M. at Newell Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois.

A Graveside Service will be held Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at Kirk Cemetery in Ina, Illinois with Pastor Mark Minor officiating.

Rachel is survived by her son, Rick Mann and wife, Dottie Mann of Port Richey, Florida; grandchildren, Tonya Sanders and husband, Timothy of New Port Richey, Florida, Kyle Mann and wife, Nichole Mann of Zionsville, Indiana, Kim Mann of Mount Vernon, Illinois, Tammy Mann Kubiak of Ashley, Illinois, and Jeffery Mann and wife, Victoria of Port Richey, Florida; great-grandchildren, Mikayla Sander of New Port Richey, Florida, Ashlynn of Zionsville, Indiana, Nihkenzie of Zionsville, Indiana, Brynlee of Zionsville, Indiana, Tegan of Zionsville, Indiana, Cadin of Mount Vernon, Illinois, Briella of Mount Vernon, Illinois, Faye of Mount Vernon, Illinois, Shiann of Ashley, Illinois, Michael of Ashley, Illinois, Dean of Ashley, Illinois, Andrew of Ashley, Illinois, Emmett Lee Mann of Port Richey, Florida, and Derek Gowler and wife, Gracey of Denver Colorado; great-great-grandson, Sylas of Denver, Colorado; sister, Wanda Border of Mount Vernon, Illinois; niece, Mary Ellen West and husband, Joe of Centralia, Illinois; nephew, William Border and wife, Marilyn of Mount Vernon, Illinois; great-nieces, Christina and Randa Rightnowar Basden; great-nephews, Tim, Robert, Dale West, Ben West, and Neal West; and great-great-nephew, Cole Rightnowar. Rachel is also survived by many other great-nephews, nieces, and cousins.

Rachel was preceded in death by her parents, Ed and Ellen Mann; siblings, William Henry Mann, Biron Osro Mann, and Lilian Sanders; brother-in-law, Lawrence Border; great-granddaughter, Addison Bliffen; great-nephew, Dan Rightnowar; great-great-nephew, Brockton Bisching; and her foster sister, Velva Moore.

Rachel moved with her family at a young age to Mount Vernon, Illinois. She retired from Western Electric in Chicago, Illinois. Rachel loved spending time with her family and friends. She enjoyed traveling to Vegas, California, and Florida. She truly loved all her pets over the years. Rachel left everyone with many memories and will always be remembered.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Newell Funeral Home where you may call (618) 246-0100 or visit for further information and to send condolences.

 Service Information

April 22, 2017

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Newell Funeral Home
601 South 42nd Street
Mount Vernon, IL 62864

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