SYCAMORE – Mercedes "Marcy" Sellner, 89, of Sycamore, Illinois, died July 20, 2014, at The Grand Victorian in Sycamore.|
Born May 29, 1925, in Springfield, Minnesota, daughter of Joseph F. Hoecherl and Catherine (Saffert) Hoecherl, she married Ray Sellner on Oct. 7, 1946, in St. Raphaels Catholic Church in Springfield.
Marcy and Ray loved to travel and took many trips with the Farm Bureau. She also liked gardening, bowling and feeding her birds. Marcy was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Sycamore.
Marcy is survived by brother, Ervin (Joan) Hoecherl of Sycamore; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray, in 2008; and siblings, Annie, Sevilla, Elizabeth, Agnes, Edith, Delores, Eileen, Florian, Jerome, and Joseph, Jr.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 23, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 244 Waterman St., Sycamore, by the Rev. Paul Lipinski. A visitation will be held from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m Wednesday at the church. Burial will be at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Sycamore.
Arrangements are by Olson Funeral Home, Quiram Sycamore Chapel. To leave a memory or condolence, visit www.olsonfh.com.
Published in Daily Chronicle on July 23, 2014