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Mary E. Thean

May 29, 1920 - December 20, 2015

Mary E. (Schmitz) Thean, 95, of Lincoln, died at 4:45 pm, Sunday, December 20, 2015 at St. Clara’s Manor in Lincoln. She was born May 29, 1920 in Springfield, to Mathias and Mary Rose Greiner Schmitz. She married John Edward Thean on May 13, 1939, and he preceded her in death on March 9, 1997.

Survivors include one daughter, Mary K. (Tom) Welch of Lincoln; one son, James E. Thean of Grayton Beach, FL; seven grandchildren; nineteen great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one son, John T. Thean; three sisters and four brothers.

Mary was a member of the Church of the Little Flower. She was a past member of Catholic Forresters and Altar and the Rosary Society. She enjoyed crocheting; knitting; tatting lace and sewing. She loved spending time with her family; playing cards, games and BINGO.

Visitation: 9-10 am, Saturday, December 26, 2015 at Church of the Little Flower.

Funeral Mass: 10 am, Saturday, December 26, 2015 at Church of the Little Flower with Father John Nolan officiating. Private burial will be held at a later date at Calvary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Little Flower School.

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Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, December 26, 2015

Time: 09:00 am - 10:00 am

Church of the Little Flower

Address:

800 Adlai Stevenson Drive
Springfield, IL 62703

217 529-1606 Map


Service Information

Date: Saturday, December 26, 2015

Time: 10:00 am

Church of the Little Flower

Address:

800 Adlai Stevenson Drive
Springfield, IL 62703

217 529-1606 Map


Cemetery Information


Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to Little Flower School.


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