Mary Jane Davy

WILMINGTON—Mary Jane Davy (nee Krauss), 92, of Wilmington, passed away peacefully with her family by her side, Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022 at her home.
She was born Aug. 7, 1929 in Joliet. Mary retired from Deaton-Kennedy in Joliet in July of 1989. She kept busy with volunteering for many organizations, such as baking cookies for “Mom's Cookies” which were sent to soldiers overseas and she also volunteered 25 years at the Manteno Veterans Home. She was past president and lifetime member of the Wilmington VFW Post #5422 and the American Legion Women's Auxiliary. Mary enjoyed cooking, baking, and most importantly spending time with her family.
Surviving are two sons, Richard (Racquel) Princko, of Wilmington and George (Teresa) Princko, of Kentucky Lake, KY; daughter-in-law, Jill Princko, of Wilmington; two grandchildren, Jamie Princko and Jason (Deanna) Princko; four great-grandchildren: Keleila, Jadyn, Makiah, and Aryanna Princko; one great-great-grandchild, Makhi Beels and numerous nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death were her paternal grandparents who raised her, Caroline and John Krauss and her husband, David Davy (10/11/2018), who she married Nov. 11, 1967 in Wilmington.
Cremation rites have been accorded. Memorial visitation for Mary will be at the R.W. Patterson Funeral Home & Crematory, Braidwood, Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022 from 1 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 3 p.m. Inurnment will follow in Oakwood Cemetery, Wilmington.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to the Bank of Pontiac to be used for dinners at the VFW.
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R.W. Patterson Funeral Home & Crematory, 401 E. Main St., Braidwood is in charge of arrangements.