Mary Helen Niederer, 91, of Springfield, died at 11:06 am, Monday, April 2, 2012. She was born in Petersburg, IL, May 15, 1920, the daughter of Otha and Blanche Sallee Cox. She married Eugene Niederer in 1950, and he preceded her in death, as did her brother, Dale Cox.
Mary is survived by her sister, Lou (Lowell) Lemmons of Springfield; niece, Patricia (Bill) Vaccaro of Chicago; and several cousins.
Mary, a resident of Springfield since 1957, was a member of First Christian Church. She was employed at Allis Chalmers, Bell Telephone Company, and retired from Franklin Life Insurance Company.
Visitation: 10-11 am, Saturday, April 7, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 11am, Saturday, April 7, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home with Vaughn Beeman officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Tallula, IL.
Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice of charity.
Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am