Mary E. Harrington (77)
Birth: April 18, 1942
Death: April 9, 2020
Mary E. Harrington, 77, of Crossville, Illinois, died Thursday, April 9, 2020, at Wabash General Hospital in Mt. Carmel, Illinois. She was born April 18, 1942, in St. Francisville, Illinois, the daughter of Henry and Maerilla (Moyes) Wease. She married Charles Norman Harrington on March 29, 1963, and he preceded her in death on April 1, 2015.
In addition to being a homemaker, Mary worked as a cook at the schools, senior citizen center and Meadowood Nursing Home. She was a member of the McHenry Good News Chapel in Crossville and was a member of the McHerny Good News Chapel Singers. Travelling with her husband, Charles, and collecting salt and pepper shakers were among her favorite pastimes. She cherished her family.
Survivors include sons Norman (Tammy) Harrington of Crossville, Darrin (Katrena) Harrington of Mt. Carmel; brother David (Diane) Wease of Crossville; sister Debbie Gunzel of Mt. Carmel; grandchildren Caleb (Hannah), Kelsey, Noah (Allyson), Kera, John, Ava, Kate; great grandchild River.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; son John Michael Harrington; brothers Harvey “Tuffy” Wease, Charles “Leroy” Wease, John Willis “Jackie” Wease; sister Sarah “Sissy” Stephens.
Due to the Corona virus crisis and social distancing guidelines, services are limited to the immediate family with burial in Stokes Chapel Cemetery near Crossville.
Cook Funeral Chapel in Crossville is in charge of arrangements.