Mary Helen was married on May 16, 1946 to Chester Mosby. She worked for General Electric and retired from the Lincoln Trail Motel, where she was a cook. She was a member of St. Pius Catholic Church and its CCW. She enjoyed cooking, reading, quilting and spending time with her husband, children and spoiling her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She will be most remembered for her chicken and dumplings, her orange kool-aid and especially her never ending love for her husband and family.
Surviving is her husband, Chester Mosby of Evanston; children, Terri Brockman and husband, Thomas of Evanston and Robert Mosby and wife, Karen of Evanston; six grandchildren, Jarrod Brockman (Keri), Kristin Johnson (Dan), Cassie Heeke (Adam), Dana Lutgring (Ryan), Katie Strange (Adam) and Logan Mosby; Great-grandchildren, Ian, Hayden, Brady and Ella Brockman, Aidan and Sophie Johnson, Becca and Owen Heeke, and Zane and Ava Lutgring.
Preceding her in death are twin daughters, Sandra Ruth and Sharon Rae; her parents and brothers, Bill, George, Carl, Bob, Earl, Edward, Hubert, Bernard, Claude and Albert Philipps.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, April 22, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. at St. Pius Catholic Church, with burial in Calvary Cemetery. Father Sengole Thomas will officiate. Visitation will be at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home on Sunday, April 21st from 2:00-7:00 P.M. and Monday from 8:30 A.M. until 9:15 A.M.
Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Pius Catholic Church CCW.