McCormack, Mary


Died: March 17, 2013

Mary E. McCormack 86, of Overland, Missouri passed away at 9:14 a.m. Sunday, March 17, 2013 at Methodist Medical Center.

She was born on July 5, 1926 in Chicago to Charles and Grace (Donavan) Wuestenberg. She married Woodrow W. “Mac” McCormack on August 17, 1940 in Valley Park, MO. He passed away October 20, 1999 in St. Louis,MO. She was preceded in death by one great-grandson Nolan Matthew Wike, two brothers and one daughter-in-law Jean McCormack.

Surviving are two sons, Woodrow “Woody” McCormack of Tampa, FL, and Frank (Deb) McCormack of Flagstaff, AZ., and one daughter, Penny (Spence) Wike of Bartonville.

Seven grandkids, Matthew McCormack, Marsha Haas, Jim (Christina) Wike, Kelly (Robbie) McMemamin, Phil (Ashli) Wike, Theresa (Chris) Black and Jenny (Jeff) Ceyba. Eleven great-grandkids, E.J. Haas, Drew, Nathan and Quinn McCormack, Dorian, Bianca and Silas Wike, Alexis and Austin Wike, Brandalyn and William McMemamin also survive.

Committal Services will be 2:15 p.m. Friday, March 22, 2013 at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis, MO.

Visitation will be Thursday from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Wright & Salmon Mortuary with a Scripture Service at 8:00 p.m.

Memorials are to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Tributes and condolences may be submitted to

Wright & Salmon Mortuary

2416 N North St
Peoria, IL
Phone: (309) 688-4441