Mary M. Rieck, 90, of Odell, passed away Tuesday (Aug. 21, 2018) at 10:48 p.m. at Heritage Manor in Dwight.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, until the 11 a.m. funeral service at Emington Congregational Church in Emington, with the Rev. Grant Speece officiating. Burial will follow in Union Cemetery in Emington.
Mary was born Sept. 9, 1927, in Emington, the daughter of Robert and Nora (O’Brien) Gaston. She married Edward C. Rieck Jan. 20, 1956, in Emington. He preceded her in death July 6, 2011.
Surviving are her children, Edward (Mary Ann Quick) Rieck, of Pontiac, and Carol Hahn, of Odell; brother, Robert (Ann) Gaston, of Saunemin; grandchildren, Tim Shepherd, Kristin (Jeremy) Teeples, Keli (Dan) Ryva, Kimberly (Nate) Douglass, Ashlyn (Jeff) Flowers and Jory Quick; and great-grandchildren, Nolan Douglass, Lyla Douglass, Keegan Flowers, Bristol Flowers and Bentlee Flowers.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; brother, John Gaston; and granddaughter, Amber Albert.
Mary was a member of Emington Congregational Church in Emington. She loved reading.
Memorials may be made to the Odell Public Library, 301 E. Richard St., Odell, IL 60460; Odell Fire Department, 201 S. Front St., Odell, IL 60460; or Emington Congregational Church, 103 N. Division St., Emington, IL 60934.
Please sign her online guestbook at duffyfuneralhome.com.