The Commercial-News, Danville, IL


May 3, 2013

Maymie Marie McMasters

WESTVILLE — Maymie Marie McMasters, 87, of Westville, passed this life into the arms of the angels at 4:52 a.m. Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at Pleasant Meadows Nursing Home in Chrisman.

She was born on July 8, 1925, in Terre Haute, Ind., to Lee and Helen Raymann.

She married William McMasters on Nov. 20, 1942, in St. Charles, Mo. They shared their life together for 50 years prior to his death in 1993.

Those who will miss her are her children, Larry (Tammy) of Monticello, Jerry (Sheri) of Westville, Allen (Ivy) of Westville, Bill (Kelly) of Danville, Melinda (Kevin) Wagle of Catlin and Penny (Troy) Pate of Georgetown; her brother, Bill (Kate) of Terre Haute, Ind.; 16 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Madeline Howard.

Maymie was preceded in death by her son Bob; great-grandson Landon; parents; and her two sisters, Mary and Lydia.

Our Mother and Grandmother was a member of the First Church of Christ in Westville where she shared her beautiful voice in the choir with her many church friends. She adored all of her grandchildren and spent many hours of baking, sewing and crocheting. She will be in our hearts forever.

Funeral services: 10 a.m. Monday, May 6, at Robison Chapel in Catlin, with the Rev. Bob Cornell officiating. Burial at: Sunset Cemetery in Danville. Visitation: 2-6 p.m. Sunday, May 5, at Robison Chapel in Catlin.

Memorials to: Pleasant Meadows Nursing Home, in care of Robison Chapel. Online condolences at:

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