PAULDING – Mary Ann (Smith) Porter, of Paulding, passed away Friday, April 26, at Northcrest Rehab and Nursing Center.

She was born Oct. 26, 1959, in Tiffin to Herman and Margaret Smith. Mary attended Tiffin Columbian High School and worked at WSOS - Tiffin. Mary enjoyed gardening, cooking and loved to read.

Survivors include her four children, Todd Burkett of Catawba Island, Andrew (Chrissy) Larick of Tiffin, Ian (Sonya) Larick of Tiffin and Sierra Cheyenne Porter of Napoleon. Mary had seven grandchildren, Ethan, Austin and Ellie Larick, Myles Pedraza and Aiden, Ava and Emery Larick.

She was proceeded in death by her parents.

A celebration of life will be on Friday, May 3 at the Amvets Post 1991, 1795 Spruce St. in Defiance starting at 3 p.m.