Maria "Mary" Corso 89 of Taylorville died at 5:34am Sunday November 25, 2012 at Taylorville Memorial Hospital.
She was born on May 17, 1923 in Fonzaso, Italy, the daughter of Vincent and Angellina Pante Corso. Mary was a member of St. Marys Catholic Church in Taylorville. She worked as a waitress for many years, Illinois Secretary of States Office, and retired from Sangamon Card Company. Her greatest joys were her family and many friends. She also enjoyed playing bingo and cards.
Surviving are her son: Don Corso and wife Sheila of Taylorville. Granddaughter Nikki Clayton and many great grandchildren. Sister Margaret Grauer of Taylorville, and Kay Cline and husband Jack of Davenport, IA. She is also survived by many neices and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother and sister.
Funeral Services will be held at 11am Thursday November 29, 2012 at St. Marys Catholic Church in Taylorville with Father Alan Hunter officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5pm to 7pm Wednesday at McClure Funeral Home Taylorville.
Memorials may be made to St Marys Grade School 422 S. Washington Street Taylorville IL 62568.
Condolences may be sent online at www.mcclure funeralhome.com.