Mary E. Blome, 80, of Stonington passed away at 9:21am Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at St. Mary's Hospital in Decatur. She was born December 18, 1932 in Lincoln, IL., the daughter of Orval A. and Edith E. Humphrey Shipp. On September 11, 1953 she married Harry Junior Blome at the First Baptist Church in Taylorville. Mary was a member of the First Baptist Church in Stonington, member of the Oxford Sheep Association where she was secretary for 21 years, and a member of John A. Morrison Appellation Group.
She is survived by her sons: Gary Blome and wife Judy of Decatur, Il. and Terry Blome and wife Lori of Pleasant Plaines, IL.; 9 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00am Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at First Baptist Church in Stonington with Dr. William Mitchell officiating. Burial will be in Old Stonington Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5:00pm to 7:00pm Monday, January 28, 2013 at McClure Funeral Home in Taylorville.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church 211 W. North Street Stonington. IL. 62567.
Condolences may be sent on-line at www.mcclurefuneralhome.com.