She was born July 10, 1923, in South Bend, to Valentine and Martha (Langner) Sobecki.
She married on Feb. 2, 1944, in St. Adalbert Catholic Church of South Bend, to David L. Bryant, who preceded her on Nov. 16, 2010.
She was a homemaker and in earlier years she volunteered for the United Way.
She attended Washington High School of South Bend. She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her family. She was avid Notre Dame fan for many years.
Survivors include her daughter, Mary Jo and husband Gary Dixon, Valparaiso; two sons: James and wife Karen Bryant, Warsaw, and Robert and wife Sue Bryant, Pendleton; five grandchildren, Michael and wife Andrea, Kevin and wife Emily, Betsy husband Mark, Eric and wife Christin and Neal; eleven great-grandchildren; and a sister Emily Williams, Stringer, Miss
She was preceded by her parents, husband David, 3 sisters, and 3 brothers.
The funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 10. The visitation will be held before from 1-2:30 p.m., both at King Memorial Home. Burial will occur at Nichols Cemetery in Akron.
Memorial contributions can be made to Riley Hospital for Children.