Mary A. Cambruzzi

Mary A. Cambruzzi, 94, of Taylorville, passed away at 2:06 a.m., Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at Taylorville Care Center. She was born in Taylorville on June 30, 1924, the daughter of John and Mary (Mazzotti) Servi. She married Relio “Red” Cambruzzi on September 25, 1949 in Taylorville, and he preceded her in death on August 3, 2016. Mary worked for Sangamon Paper Company, Taylorville Jr. High School Cafeteria, and in dietary at St. Vincent’s Hospital, where she finally retired. She enjoyed her work so much, she continued on at St. Vincent’s part time well into her 70’s. She was a member of the Hospital Auxiliary, the Catholic Daughters of America, the VFW Post 4495 Auxiliary, and St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

Mary is survived by her son: Mike (Lorene) Cambruzzi of Taylorville; grandchildren: Jenelle (Myron) Stine of Dallas Center, IA; Kris (Stacie) Hancock of Carlinville; Vincent (Kelsey) Cambruzzi of Forsyth; Nikolas (Nicole) Cambruzzi of Tacoma, WA; great grandchildren: Hailie Hancock, Keira Stine, Addilyn Stine, Owen Hancock, Hollie Hancock, Dominic Hancock; one sister: Annetta Calandro of Taylorville; sister-in-law: Shirley Servi; and many nieces and nephews. Along with her husband Red, Mary was preceded in death by her parents, brothers: John “Pete” Servi, Nathanial “Babe” Servi, Andrew Servi; brother-in-law: Sam Calandro, and sister-in-law: Helen Servi.

Visitation for Mary will be held Thursday, August 2, from 5 – 7:00 p.m. at McClure Funeral Home in Taylorville.  Funeral mass will take place at 11:00 a.m. Friday, August 3, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, with Fr. Al Allen officiating.  Burial will take place at Oak Hill Cemetery.  Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society Patient Programs, 675 East Linton Avenue, Springfield, IL 62703. 


McClure Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. 


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