We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell
A Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, March 10, 2012 for 89 year old Mary Gannon of Chester, IL who passed away Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.
Mary was born March 4, 1923 in Jacob, IL, the daughter of David and Elizabeth (Glodo) Calahan. She married John Gannon on May 8, 1940 in Perryville, MO and he preceded her in death on January 12, 1995.
Surviving are three children, John Gannon of Boss, MO, Daniel Gannon of Centralia, IL and Becky Gannon of Chester, IL. One sister, Josephine Heeszel of Chester, IL. Seven grandchildren and many great grandchildren also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one brother, two sisters and one great granddaughter.
Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Friday, March 9, 2012 and from 7:30am to 9:45am Saturday, March 10, 2012 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral Mass for Mary Gannon will be at 10am Saturday, March 10, 2012 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Father Gene Wojcik officiating.
Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Memorials can be made in the form of Masses.