top banner

Obituary Listings

Marie B. McDonald

February 5, 1912 September 10, 2015
Marie B. McDonald
There are condolences waiting approval on Marie's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Marie

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for Marie B. McDonald

PEORIA Marie B. McDonald, 103, of Peoria passed away at 9:55 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015, at Cornerstone Rehabilitation Health Care Center.
Marie was born on Feb. 5, 1912, in Peoria to the late Michael and Eleanor (Ulrich) Keller. She married James L. McDonald on Aug. 31, 1937. He preceded her in death on Apr. 13, 2000.
She was also preceded in death by two sister; three brothers; and a son-in-law, Phillip Edwards.
She is survived by one son, Chuck (Rose) McDonald of Orange Park, Fla.; three daughters, Betsy (Don) Molitor of Sterling, Ill., Jane (Tom Gamboe) Edwards of Princeville, and Peggy (Greg) Stahl of Peoria; 18 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Marie was employed at Travelers Insurance Agency, Risser Insurance, and Great Central Insurance, where she retired in 1975.
She was a lifetime member of St. Mark Catholic Church, St. Mark and St. Thomas Senior Citizens Clubs, St. Francis Auxiliary, and the Legion of Mary.
A funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 14, 2015, at St. Mark Catholic Church. Msgr. Brian Brownsey will officiate. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday. Sept. 13, 2015, at Wright Salmon Mortuary, with recitation of the Rosary at 7 p.m. An additional visitation will be 30 minutes prior to the Mass at the church. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to St. Marks School.
Friends may sign the online guestbook or send private condolences by logging onto


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries


We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.