Mary Rose Porter
SPRINGFIELD - Mary Rose Porter, 66, of Springfield, Ill., passed away at 7:45 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, in her home.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at Brintlinger and Earl Funeral Home, Decatur. Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Macon County Memorial Park, Harristown, Ill.
Memorials may be made to the
Mary was born Sept. 2, 1946, in Decatur, Ill., the daughter of Voris C. and Nellie (Tunstall) Cearlock. She married Bradley M. Porter on July 3, 1981, in Rantoul, Ill.
Mary loved her dog, Trixie, enjoyed painting and travel, and especially enjoyed spending time with her family.
Surviving are her husband, Bradley of Springfield, Ill; daughter, Tammy Gray and husband Gary of Springfield, Ill.; grandson, Raymon Gray of Springfield, Ill.; sisters, Maureen Kaufman and husband Larry of Argenta, Ill., and Jewell Young and husband Mike of Decatur, Ill.; and mother-in-law: Helen Porter of Taylorville, Ill.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Joyce Jean.
Condolences may be left to the family at brintlingerandearl.com.