Mary Ann Powell Garcia
Fri, 2014-03-14 21:17 News Staff
Mary Ann Powell Garcia, born in New Orleans on October 4, 1944, entered peacefully into heaven on March 2, 2014 after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 69. A loving mother, Mary Ann is survived by her daughter Colleen Monk, sons Jason Meyers, Clifford Meyers, Stephen Meyers, along with her son-in-law Michael Monk and daughters-in-law Stephany Meyers, Danielle Meyers, and Sherri Meyers, in addition to her grandchildren Alexandra Ruibal, Brendan Buras, Jonathan Ruibal, Samantha Meyers, Clifford Meyers Jr., Dominick Meyers, Hayley Meyers, Morgan Meyers, Keefe Meyers, Connor Meyers, her great-grandchild Ambellina Meyers and many loving cousins. Mary Ann is preceded in death by her parents Norman Powell and Mary Louise O'Neil; her sister Mary Louise Powell, and her grandson William C. Ruibal. Relatives and friends of the family were invited to attend the visitation and a memorial mass at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church, in Chalmette, LA on Saturday, March 8, 2014. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her name to the American Cancer Society.