Mary Helen Mosby

EVANSTON - Mary Helen Mosby, 85, passed away Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Tell City.
She was born Dec. 19, 1927, to Henry and Ollie (Southwood) Philipps.
Mary Helen was married May 16, 1946, to Chester Mosby. She worked for General Electric and retired from the Lincoln Trail Motel, where she was a cook. She was a member of St. Pius Catholic Church and its CCW. She enjoyed cooking, reading, quilting and spending time with her husband, children and spoiling her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She will be most remembered for her chicken and dumplings, her orange Kool-aid and especially her never-ending love for her husband and family.
Surviving are her husband, Chester Mosby of Evanston; her children, Terri Brockman and her husband, Thomas of Evanston and Robert Mosby and her wife, Karen of Evanston; six grandchildren, Jarrod Brockman (Keri), Kristin Johnson (Dan), Cassie Heeke (Adam), Dana Lutgring (Ryan), Katie Strange (Adam) and Logan Mosby and her great-grandchildren, Ian, Hayden, Brady and Ella Brockman, Aidan and Sophie Johnson, Becca and Owen Heeke and Zane and Ava Lutgring.
Preceding her in death were twin daughters, Sandra Ruth and Sharon Rae; her parents and her brothers, Bill, George, Carl, Bob, Earl, Edward, Hubert, Bernard, Claude and Albert Philipps.
A Mass of Christian Burial was conducted Monday, April 22, at St. Pius Catholic Church. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery.
The Rev. Sengole Thomas officiated.
Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Pius Catholic Church CCW.
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Published in Spencer County Journal-Democrat on Apr. 25, 2013