Mary Ann Lannon, age 79, of Kalamazoo, MI passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2016. Mary Ann was born on December 14, 1936, the daughter of the late Bernard Kulwicki and Rose (Lorkowski) Kulwicki. She was a graduate of the Dominican High School Class of 1954. She resided in Ludington and St. Joseph before moving to Kalamazoo. She owned and operated her own bookstore, "At the Sign of the Owl". She then worked as a receptionist for the Berrien County Riverwood Mental Health Center. She is survived by six children, Thomas (Jane) Lannon, Brian (Darlene) Lannon, Mary (Brad Patzer) Lannon, Beth (Michael) Cloud, Maureen (Steve Leuty) Lannon and Kevin (Catherine) Lannon; ten grandchildren, Kestrel (Evan) McCorkle, Stuart (Mandy) Lannon, Tyler Lannon, Adam Lannon, Allison (Michael) Wilcher, Jacob Lannon, Sam Lannon, William Lannon, Marybeth Lannon and Ian Leuty; one great-grandchild, Orrin McCorkle; and two brothers, Bernard Kulwicki and Philip (Mary Jane) Kulwicki. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas R. Lannon; one brother, Thomas Kulwicki; and one daughter, Margaret McAllister. Cremation has taken place and a private family gathering will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan. Arrangements by Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Westside Chapel.