Mary Kathryn Sondgeroth


MENDOTA - Mary Kathryn Sondgeroth, 87, of Mendota passed away Nov. 26, 2020 in the family home, surrounded by her loving family.

Mass of Christian burial will be private. Pallbearers will be Patrick Cashner, Daniel Cashner, Stephen Cashner, Andy Sondgeroth, Josh Randolph and Joel McComber. Wasmer Funeral Home is privileged to be assisting the family.

Mary was born Aug. 30, 1933 in Ohio, Ill. to Orville and Kathryn (Sharkey) Schultz. She married Robert Sondgeroth on April 7, 1956 in Ohio.

Survivors include her husband of Mendota; one son, John (Patricia) Sondgeroth of Mendota; two daughters, Susan (Jeffrey) Spanier of Mendota and Rosemary Cashner of Chicago; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Alice O’Brien of Princeton and Patricia McDonald of Ohio.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Kevin on Nov. 27, 1980; and one granddaughter, Katie Sondgeroth on Feb. 18, 2019.

Mary graduated from Ohio High School in 1950 and worked for Citizens First National Bank in Princeton until she and Bob began their family. She was a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church and was involved in the Altar and Rosary Society, and was a member of the LaSalle County Home Extension.

Memorials may be directed to Holy Cross School.

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