The family announces with great sorrow her passing in Sudbury on Friday, December 19, 2014 at the age of 94 years. Wife of the late William Gilroy Serpell. Predeceased by her father (Daniel) Lawrence Hennessy, mother Marguerite (Burns) and by her step-mother Melvina. Beloved mother of Marguerite St-Jacques (Jean), Tom Serpell (Denise), Patrick Serpell, Paul Serpell (Sue) and Frances Serpell (Daniel Bouchard). Predeceased by her daughter Mary Catherine Wilson (Glen). Dear sister of Bernard Hennessy (late Mary) and Robert (Hennessy) Hoskins. Predeceased by her sister Marguerite Gauthier and her brothers Burns and Tom Hennessy. She will be sadly missed by many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and extended family members. Mary Anne was at her happiest when surrounded by her family and friends. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd, Sudbury on Sunday December 28th 2014 from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9:30 p.m. Donations to the Sudbury Regional Hospital Foundation, Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation are appreciated. Funeral mass will be celebrated on Monday at 10 a.m. at Christ the King Church, Sudbury and burial to follow.