The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

March 2, 2013

Mary E. Jordan


WESTVILLE — Mary E. Jordan, 87, of Westville, passed away at 9:03 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, in the emergency room at Provena United Samaritans Medical Center, Danville.

Mary was born Sept. 8, 1925, in Winchester, Tenn., to Alvin and Odell Hall Sanders.

She married Paul J. Jordan on March 11, 1942, in Winchester, Tenn. He preceded her in death on Aug. 1, 1995.

Surviving are six sons: Paul (Judy) Jordan of Bismarck, Karl (Carla) Jordan of Tilton, Larry (Janice) Jordan of Indianola, Hubert (Faye) Jordan of Danville, Jim (Paula) Jordan of Georgetown and Stanley (Sue) Jordan of Westville; 12 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two brothers, one sister and one grandson.

Mary was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Westville and enjoyed raising her family.

Funeral mass: 11 a.m. Monday, March 4, at St. Mary Catholic Church. Burial in Lithuanian National Cemetery, Westville. Visitation: 9:30-10:30 a.m. Monday, March 4, at Robison Chapel, Catlin.

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