Marian W. Lynch

Born: Tue., Dec. 4, 1923
Died: Mon., Sep. 24, 2012


4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Thu., Sep. 27, 2012
Location: Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home

Funeral Mass

1:00 PM Fri., Sep. 28, 2012
Location: Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church

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   Marian W. Lynch, 88, of Quincy, died at 10:06 p.m. Monday (September 24, 2012) at Bradford Villa, Quincy, Illinois.

   Born December 4, 1923, in Bigneck, Illinois, Marian was the daughter of William H. and Ruth G. (Nelson)  Sanderson. She married Charles R. Lynch on May 11, 1946, in Galesburg, Illinois. He preceded her in death on January 4, 2004.

   Marian was an active member of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. She was active with the St. Mary's Quilter's Club and enjoyed traveling with her family. Her greatest joy was her grandchildren and great grandchildren and the time she spent with them.

   Marian was employed  by the State of Illinois for many years until her retirement in 1985.

   Survivors include a son, Charles W. Lynch (Georgene) of Iowa City, IA; three daughters, Erin Cherington (Craig) of Quincy, Ruth Ann Lynch of Claremont, CA and Gail Tanner (George Oliver) of O'Fallon, MO; nine grandchildren, Bill Lynch (Jennifer) of Portland, OR, Andrew Lynch (Sarah) of Iowa City, IA, Marianne Lynch and Rebecca Lynch both of Claremont, CA, Kimberly Tanner (Steve Vermillion), Kelsey Tanner O'Connor (David) and Beth Tanner (Brian Leitner) all of Chicago, IL; Caitlyn Cherington (fiance', Charles Long) of Quincy and Colleen Cherington (Chris Salvatori) of St. Louis, MO; eight great grandchildren, Rachel Lynch, Ian Lynch, Ezra Lynch, Jacob Lynch, Avia Lynch, Dahlia Tanner, Jude O'Connor and Milo Sanderson Leitner.

   Marian Lynch was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Charles; and  a sister, Fanny Naught.

   Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 12:30 p.m. in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home and at 1:00 p.m. in Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church by Monsignor Michael Kuse. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

   Visitation will be Thursday evening from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. A Parish Prayer Service will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

   Memorials may be made to the Blessing Foundation for Hospice.

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Gail and Joe Blaesing
   Posted Wed September 26, 2012
Our heart felt sympathy to all the Lynch family. Remember all the great times your family shared and count the blessings that are with you because of your wonderful parents.

Best Regards,

Gail and Joe Blaesing

Bob and Kathy Kehl
   Posted Thu September 27, 2012
To Each Member of Marian's Family,
We are profoundly saddened to learn of her passing. Marian was a gracious, Christian woman with a ready, welcoming smile and sharp wit. She was a true and steady friend of the Kehl family. Bob and I share your sorrow and are sorry we cannot be there in person to mourn with you but please know that we are there in spirit. God's peace. Bob and Kathy Kehl, Douglas, Wyoming.

Brian and Debbie Naught
   Posted Thu September 27, 2012
We wish we could be with you but know that our thoughts and prayers are with you. Your mom was such a great help with our mom and dad. She was always a great and gracious lady.

Love, Brian and Debbie Naught

Karen and Jim Nichols
   Posted Mon October 01, 2012
So sorry to hear of Marian''s passing. Glad she was able to attend Greta''s party in June. She was a great friend to Greta and will be missed. Our condolences to all the family. Karen and Jim Nichols, (Gail and Carol too)


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