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Mary Jane Donnelly

December 21, 1926 December 16, 2019
Mary Jane Donnelly
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Obituary for Mary Jane Donnelly

Peoria- Mary Jane Donnelly, 92, passed away on Monday, December 16, 2019 at 2:55 AM at Christian Buehler Home.

Jane was born December 21, 1926 in Chicago, a daughter of John and Irene (Schleyer) Baker. She married John “Jack” Donnelly on June 18, 1949 in Chicago, and enjoyed 70 years of marriage until Jack’s passing on October 30, 2019.

She is survived by two daughters, Joanne (Terry) Marschall of Sun Prairie, WI. and Amy (Bill) McDonald of Madison, WI; three sons, Michael (Mary Beth) Donnelly of Buffalo, NY, David (Pat) Donnelly of Peoria, and Christopher (Donna) Donnelly of Chicago; and sixteen grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren; brother-in-law, Jerry (Marilyn) Donnelly of MI.
She was preceded in death by her husband, two grandchildren, two brothers and one sister.
Jane was a member of St. Bernard’s Catholic Church. She received a Bachelor’s degree in Education from Marycrest College in Davenport, IA. She was a former principal and teacher at St. Bernard’s Grade School. Jane enjoyed golf, tennis, playing cards and will be dearly missed by friends and family.

She has donated her body to medical science.

The family would like to thank the staff of Buehler Home for their kind and compassionate care Jane received.

A Memorial Mass will be on Friday, December 20, 2019 at 11 AM at St. Bernard Catholic Church, with Msgr. Paul Showalter officiating. A visitation will be from 10 AM until the time of the mass at 11 AM.

Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, Central Illinois Chapter, 612 W. Glen Ave., Peoria, IL 61614.

Friends may sign the online guestbook or send condolences to www.wrightandsalmon.com

Previous Events

Visitation

Friday

20

Dec

10:00 AM 12/20/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 12/20/2019 11:00:00 AM
St. Bernard Catholic Church

509 E Kansas
Peoria, IL 61603

St. Bernard Catholic Church
509 E Kansas Peoria 61603 IL
United States

Funeral Mass

Friday

20

Dec

11:00 AM 12/20/2019 11:00:00 AM
St. Bernard Catholic Church

509 E Kansas
Peoria, IL 61603

St. Bernard Catholic Church
509 E Kansas Peoria 61603 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Alzehimers Association-Local

612 West Geln Avenue
Peoria, IL 61614
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