PEORIA - Mary R. Northcutt, 95, of Peoria passed away at 6:45 a.m. Sunday, April 20, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Methodist in Peoria.
She was born Aug. 20, 1918, in Summum, Ill., to John and Emily (Tuffs) Rimington. She married Robert G. Northcutt in Peoria on July 11, 1942. He preceded her in death in December of 1994.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; four sisters; and three brothers.
Surviving are two sons, Greg (Wendy) Northcutt of Port Orchard, Wash., and Ben Northcutt of Englewood, Colo.; granddaughter, Kelly Northcutt; two stepgrandchildren, Ben and Sarah Coleman; and many nieces and nephews.
Mary graduated from the Methodist Medical Center School of Nursing and worked as a registered nurse at Methodist Hospital for 28 years, retiring in 1983.
She was a member of the School of Nursing Alumni Society, Sigma Phi Sorority and Methodist Medical Center Retiree Club.
Mary was also a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral in Peoria, where funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 24, 2014, with the Reverend Susan Pinkerton officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel in Peoria, with further visitation 30 minutes before services at the cathedral on Thursday. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Ipava Cemetery in Ipava, Ill.
Memorials may be made to UnityPoint Health-Methodist Foundation in Peoria or West Peoria Fire Department.
Online condolences may be made at www.davison-fulton.com.