Martha Marie “Tillie” Mann, 80, of White Pigeon, passed away Oct. 28, 2016 at her home. She was born Feb. 17, 1936 in Plainwell a daughter of Floyd and Addie (Swihart) Kussmaul. On July 7, 1953 Tillie married Harold C. Mann in Centreville. He preceded her in death Aug. 8, 2007. Tillie was a devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmother who cherished her family.
Surviving are her daughters Mary Marie (Albert) Jent of Stroh, Ind. and Marsha Marie (David) Beebe of Three Rivers; son, Harold Chris (Kathleen Mercer) Mann II of White Pigeon; grandchildren, Melody Lynn (Fred) Julien, Greg Hagen, Kasey A. Messer, Thomas Sweinhagen, Amber Sweinhagen, Harold C. Mann III, Joseph Roy Mann, James Mercer and Bruce Mercer; great-grandchildren, Destinee Duke, Alex Jobe, Nathan Hagen, Kellie Hagen, Maddison Hagen, Eathan Julien, Sarah Julien, Bree Messer, A’alayzha Sweinhagen, Kayden Sweinhagen, Traysen Sweinhagen, Mayleigh Sweinhagen, Christopher Mann, Lilith Mann, Cadence Mercer and Hunter Mercer; a sister, Lois Summey of Sturgis; and her faithful companion, Elvis.
Relatives and friends will be received Tuesday from 12-2 p.m. at Eley Funeral Home in Constantine where Religious services will be held at 2 p.m. Interment will be in the Constantine Cemetery. Online condolences may be left for the family at

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