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Mary Creasey

December 18, 1919 February 12, 2019
Mary Creasey
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Obituary for Mary Creasey

Mary Creasey, 99, of Kewanee, died Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at Kewanee Care Home. Mary was born December 18, 1919 in Kewanee, the daughter of Mina and Stephanie (Burkowski) Shinkevich. She attended Kewanee schools and graduated with the class of 1937.
She married William (Bill) Creasey in Kewanee on September 2, 1944, he preceded her in death on February 14, 1998. They farmed in the Osceola and Elmira areas. Mary was a homemaker, lifeguard in earlier years, 4-H leader, and election judge. After Bill passed away, Mary moved to Kewanee.
Mary is survived by her daughters, Connie (Ed) Ostrowski, Kewanee, and Martha (Greg) Easter, Peoria. She has three grandchildren, Vicki Ostrowski, Sydney, Australia, Steven (Erin) Easter, Bloomington, IL, and Andrew (Marjorie) Easter, Cedar Falls, IA. Also surviving are seven great grandchildren, Maggie Jo, Lucas, Ali, Alison, Reagan, Lincoln, and Greyson; and a brother-in-law, Robert Pancner, Darien, IL.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, John; a grandson, Mark Ostrowski. Also preceding her were six brothers, John, Paul, Doc, Pickles, Steve, Leo and two sisters, Stephanie Shurnis and Alice Stontz.
Mary enjoyed reading, playing cards, doing crossword puzzles, listening to Russian music and visiting family and friends.
Funeral Services will be at 11:00 am, Friday, February 15, 2019 at Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home. Pastor Martin Gutzmer will officiate. Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00 am until the time of service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Please leave an online condolence for Mary’s family at www.schuenemantumblesonfuneralhome.com.


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Visitation

Friday

15

Feb

10:00 AM 2/15/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 2/15/2019 11:00:00 AM
Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home

219 East Second St.
Kewanee, IL 61443

Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home
219 East Second St. Kewanee 61443 IL
United States

Service

Friday

15

Feb

11:00 AM 2/15/2019 11:00:00 AM
Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home

219 East Second St.
Kewanee, IL 61443

Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home
219 East Second St. Kewanee 61443 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Pleasant View Cemetery Final Resting Place

1000 Pleasantview Ave.
Kewanee, IL 61443

1000 Pleasantview Ave. Kewanee 61443 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

American Cancer Society

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