Mary Ann Goetz

Mary Ann Goetz, 68, formerly of Hays, died Friday, Jan. 1, 2021, in Aurora, Colo.  

She was born April 18, 1952, in Kansas to Julius Francis and Mary Kay (VonFeldt) Goetz.  She attended Hays High School and raised her family in Colorado.

She worked in accounts payable.   

Survivors include her children, Michael Chand and wife, Tea, Ryan Chand and Sonia Kilmer and husband, Willey; 12 grandchildren, Jordan Chand, Justin Chand, Dante Chand, Kayla Chand, David Chand, Karly Chand, Derek Chand, Rylee Chand, Dylan Kilmer, Alyssa Kilmer, Ashley Kilmer and Brianna Kilmer; and her great-nephew, James Ray Perry whom she raised from birth and was his legal guardian.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Francis Goetz; and her former husband, Raymond G. Chand.

Memorial service and inurnment will be held at a later date in Saint Fidelis Cemetery, Victoria.

Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary of Hays, 1919 E. 22nd,  Hays, KS 67601, is in charge of arrangements.

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Published on January 19, 2021