Alice Marie Flynn, age 81, of Mt. Sterling, Illinois passed away at 5:04 a.m. Monday, March 14, 2022 at Culbertson Memorial Hospital in Rushville, Illinois.
She was born August 26, 1940 in Brown County, Illinois the daughter of Marcus and Anna Klingele McKeown. She married Larry Allen Flynn on April 29, 1961 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Mt. Sterling and he preceded her in death on October 21, 2009.
Mrs. Flynn worked in the Housekeeping Department of Dot Foods for 14 years and had also worked for Community Care for 14 years. She also served as Activity Director for Modern Manor Nursing Home in Mt. Sterling for 7 years.
Marie attended Timewell Grade School and graduated from St. Mary’s Academy in Mt. Sterling.
Mrs. Flynn was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church in Mt. Sterling and truly loved spending time outdoors, quilting and sewing.
Survivors include 2 daughters Dianne Dalton (Scott) of Mt. Sterling and Karen Butler (Lyle) of Girard, Illinois. 1 sister Norma Markert (Ed) of Mt. Sterling. 2 sisters-in-law Tammy McKeown of Mt. Sterling and Sharon Kindhart (Cotton) of Timewell, Illinois.
5 grandchildren Anne Dalton, Ryan and Conner Mitchell and Quentin and Bradley Butler. 3 great grandchildren Mack, Macy and Ava Mitchell also survive along with several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, 1 brother Jim McKeown and 1 brother-in-law Dave Dunn.
All services will be private.
In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to the Brown County Ambulance Service or the Mt. Sterling Fire Department and they may be left or mailed to the Hendricker Funeral Home, 406 South Capitol Avenue, Mt. Sterling, IL 62353.
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