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Mary T. GOSSE Obituary

Mary T. Gosse

SPRINGFIELD, IL - Mary T. Gosse, 91, died at 11:02 a.m. on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at Oak Terrace.

Mary was born May 22, 1922, in Edwardsville, Ill., the daughter of Albert E. and Amelia E. Hellrung Feldworth. She married Charles A. Gosse on May 4, 1957, in Chicago; he preceded her in death in December 1976.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Edward and Frederick Feldworth; and one sister, Dorothy Rogers.

Mary was a member of Gold Star Wives in Chicago, a longtime volunteer for Hines VA Hospital in Chicago, and a volunteer at Salvation Army.

She is survived by one son, James (wife, Doris) Gosse of Henderson, Nev.; one daughter, Susan Robinson of Kankakee; two grandchildren, Stephanie and Randy Weber, both of Kankakee; three great-grandchildren; nine nephews: Don, Bill, Mick, Denny, Danny, Doug, David and Duane Rogers, and Mark Feldworth; three nieces: Diane Rogers, Debbie Greenan and Judy Feldworth; and many great-nieces and great-nephews.

Visitation: Family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m., Friday, March 21, 2014, at Kirlin-Egan & Butler Funeral Home, 900 S. 6th St., Springfield. Visitation will begin with a prayer service at 5 p.m.

Funeral Mass: 11 a.m., Saturday, March 22, 2014, at Church of the Little Flower, 800 Stevenson Dr., Springfield, the Rev. Msgr. John R. Ossola celebrant.

Burial will take place at noon on Monday, March 24, 2014, at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside, Ill.

Please visit butlerfuneralhomes.com to offer your condolences.

Published in The State Journal-Register on Mar. 21, 2014
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