Mary Lou Horwarth, 89, of Battle Creek, died April 23, 2018 of natural causes. She was born May 10, 1928 in Mason City, IA to Rose Mildred (Murray) and Thomas Victor Adams. Surviving are three daughters and one son; Mary (Tim) Dunivin of Lake Forest, CA; Rose (Joe) Arbic of Battle Creek; Marilyn (Mark) Wieas of Dowling; and John (Kathleen) of Goshen, IN; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. In accordance with her wishes, cremation has taken place. A private family gathering will be held at a later date.