Mary E. “Minnie” Sosinski, 87, died at 2:45 pm Saturday, January 31, 2015 at Regency Nursing Home. She was born July 28, 1927 in Riverton to William and Edna Mae Anderson Weedman. She married Vincent J. Sosinski, Jr. on August 28, 1948 and he preceded her in death on November 24, 1974.
Also preceding her in death are her parents; son, Thomas Sosinski; five sisters: Sarah Watkins, Mary Florence Bauereiss, Georgetta Joyce and Ollie Williams and Lillie Petterchak; three brothers: John, James and Joseph Weedman and daughter-in-law, Debbie Sosinski.
She is survived by her son, Michael (Linda) Sosinski, four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Minnie was a resident of Springfield most of her life. She worked for the State of Illinois Vocational Rehab and was an accountant for the Department of Corrections, retiring after 27 years of service to the State.
She was a member of the Church of the Little Flower; St. Theresa Guild and was a past member of the Springfield Women’s Bowling Association.
Visitation: 4-7 pm, Thursday, February 5, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 10:00 am, Friday, February 6, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home with Monsignor John Ossola officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Memorial Medical Center Foundation for Cancer Treatment.
Date: Thursday, February 5, 2015
Time: 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm