Mary E. Pieper

Mary E. Pieper age 84 of Maryville, IL, formerly of Cahokia, IL, born June 23, 1932 in Hillsboro, IL, passed away at 5:10 p.m. on Monday, November 7, 2016 at Liberty Village Care Center in Maryville, IL.

Mary was a homemaker and babysitter. She was a member of SS Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Collinsville and formerly a long-time member of Holy Family Catholic Church in Cahokia. She was very involved in volunteering in the Kellsie’s Hope Foundation, enjoyed playing bingo with her husband, sending cards for all occasions, and most of all loved her family and spending time with them.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Hannah nee Trusdale Neighbors; her husband, Lloyd C. Pieper, whom she married May 7, 1955; a sister, Imogene Bethart; three brothers, Ralph, Don, and Dick Neighbors; and a granddaughter, Kellsie Lynne Marchbanks.

She is survived by three daughters:  Mary “Christy” Ingram of Champaign, IL, Cindy (David) Lorentzen of Collinsville, IL, and Gail (Danny) Marchbanks of Maryville, IL; one son, Matt (Lisa) Pieper of Monticello, IL; 13 grandkids; 6 great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, November 11, 2016 at Barry Wilson Funeral Home, Maryville, IL and from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at SS Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Collinsville, IL.

Funeral mass will be at 9 a.m. on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at the church with Father John Beveridge, celebrant.  Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Edwardsville, IL.

Memorials may be made to Kellsie’s Hope and will be received at the funeral home.

Go Back >>