She was the daughter of the late Audrey L. Long Mann and Thomas Henry Mann II. She was also preceded in death by her son, Bryan Veach; her sister, Sharon Mann Wadsworth; and her brother, Thomas Henry Mann III.
She has been a resident of Cleveland for 12 years coming from New York. She was an avid outdoor’s person, she loved horseback riding, fishing, camping and boating. She attended Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Survivors include her husband, Allen William Joseph Ponte of Cleveland; her daughters: Michelle Mclean Baggett and her husband, John, Maria Veach Miller and her husband, Robert; step daughter, Victoria Ponte Jackson and her husband, George; 22 grandchildren; one great- grandchild; her sisters: Sandra Mann Bethel and her husband, Ernest and Debbie Mann Selldon; her aunt, Mary Long; and six nieces and nephews.
A Remembrance of Life Memorial service will be held Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at 7 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 4200 Pryor Rd Ne, Cleveland with Bishop Brian Silvenis officiating.
Jim Rush Funeral Homes, North Ocoee Chapel is in charge of cremation services.
The guest book may viewed and signed at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com