Jennie R. Mussatt, 85, of Riverton, died at 9:20 pm, Sunday, January 23, 2011 at Auburn Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born December 16, 1925 in Riverton, Illinois to Nick and Rose Fanale Santarelli. She married Tom Mussatt on September 11, 1954 and he survives. Also surviving are one daughter, Roseanne “Roe” (Andrew) Stone of Springfield; one son, Tom (Susan) Mussatt of Columbia, MO; three grandchildren, Courtney and Christopher Mussatt and Drew Stone and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Her parents, five brothers and four sisters preceded her in death.
Jennie was a member of St. James Church in Riverton and was a graduate of St. John’s School of Nursing. She worked as a Registered Nurse for St. John’s Hospital and Riverton Schools.
Visitation: 4-7 pm, Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home with a prayer service at 4pm.
Lie in state: 9:30-10 am, Wednesday, January 26, 2011 at St. James Church in Riverton.
Funeral Mass: 10 am, Wednesday, January 26, 2011 at St. James Church in Riverton, with Reverend Joseph G. Ring officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Riverton Fire and EMS or TIP Hospice, 205 Oakland Ave, Carlinville, IL 62626