Obituary: Anna Mae Epp

Anna Mae Epp

Anna Mae Epp, 91, of Fort Scott, Kan., died Jan. 30, 2022, at Medicalodges in Fort Scott.

Anna Mae was born in Mountain Lake, Minn., on Feb. 1, 1930, to Jacob and Maria Regier.

She married Glen Dale Epp from Henderson, Neb., on June 16, 1950, at the Evangelical Mennonite Brethren Church of Mountain Lake.

Rev. Glen and Anna Mae ministered in several states, including Delaware Baptist Church in Fairview and Woodlawn Baptist Church in rural Sabetha, from 1982-1988. They retired to Hillsboro, Kan., in 1997.

People knew Anna Mae for her sweet spirit, beautiful smile and piano skills. On a Saturday evening, she played the piano one last time. The next morning, Jan. 30, 2022, she was carried to glory to live with her Savior.

Anna Mae was preceded in death by her parents, Jacob and Maria Regier; husband, Glen Epp; brother, Melvin Regier; sisters, Edna Regier, Hilda Schmidt and Elisabeth Heinrichs; a nephew, Dwight Regier; and a great-granddaughter, Eden Flora Epp.

She is survived by her sons, Glendon (Margaret) Epp, John Epp and James (Amy-Beth) Epp; daughters, Myrna (Tom) Bradbury, Deanna (Bob) Biles, Rachel (James) Bradbury and Susanne (Brian) Butler; sister, Myrna Zielke; brother, Norman Regier; 31 grandchildren; and 30 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services took place in Hillsboro, Kan., and Henderson, Neb., on Feb. 7, 2022.

For a more detailed life sketch, please visit www.jostfuneralhome.com. Memorials to Anna Mae’s favorite ministries, Answers in Genesis or Friends of Israel Gospel Ministry, may be sent in care of Jost Funeral Home, PO Box 266, Hillsboro, KS 67063.

The Sabetha Herald 4/6/2022

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