Tracy M. (Long) Schieffer, 45, of Mason City and formerly of Webster City, died February 4, 2019 at her home in Mason City.

A Celebration of Life will be held from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 27, 2019, at the Webster City Senior Center also known as the Webster City Congregate Meals Building, 749 2nd Street, Webster City, IA.

Inurnment will take place at a later date and a private family graveside will be held at the Saratoga Cemetery in the Long Family plots.

Tracy Marie Long was born on September 7, 1973 in Sparks, NV, the daughter of Thomas Ford and Pauline Long. She attended and graduated from Webster City High School. Following high school Tracy moved to Denison where she earned her CNA license. The next year Tracy moved to San Diego, CA where she attended and graduated from culinary school in Job Corps.

For many years Tracy worked as a CNA throughout central Iowa. During this time she also completed her CMA coursework and graduated with her CMA license.

Tracy enjoyed working word searches, knitting, camping, fishing, shopping, and walking. She adored animals, her favorites being dolphins and her pet dogs. She loved collecting pieces for her Christmas village. She enjoyed cooking and spending time among friends.

She is survived by her parents, Pauline (Norman) Seiser, and Thomas (Penny) Ford; her children, Jeffery Long, Sky Boyer, Deven Anderson, and Christian Combs; grandchildren, Cambree Boyer, Payton Boyer, and Walker Johnson; half sister, Susie Ford; and half brother, Jerry (Tamara) Ford; as well as her aunts and uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and extended family.

Tracy is preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Paul and Gladys Long; paternal grandparents, Perry and Hazel Ford; and her great grandmother, Alpha Watson.

Hogan Bremer Moore Colonial Chapel, 126 3rd St. NE, Mason City. (641)423-2372. ColonialChapels.com.