The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

Obituaries

March 29, 2014

Mary Louise Doran

STERLING — Mary Louise Doran, 93, of Sterling, died Thursday, March 27, 2014.

Mary was born April 18, 1920, to Clayton and June (Pinegar) Fairchild in Danville. She married Robert G. Doran on Dec. 29, 1941, in Missouri. He preceded her in death in 2005.

Survivors include one daughter, Donna Gericke; three sisters, Margery Inman, of Vero Beach, Fla., Stella (James) Wilson, of Fithian, and Anita Allen, of Palo Alto, Calif.; three grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; one brother, Robert Wesley Fairchild; and one sister, Carol Darlene Nelson.

Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Monday, March 31, at Schilling Funeral Home in Sterling. A private graveside service will be held in Danville.

A memorial has been established to Sterling Pavilion Activities Department.

Condolences may be sent to schillingfuneralhome.com.

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