Mary Jane Cowsert, 82, of Gilman died on Thursday, August 18, 2022 at Gilman Healthcare Center in Gilman. She was born on November 1, 1939 in Harrisburg, IL, the daughter of Charlie and Eula (Robinson) Gibbons.
Surviving are one daughter, Dana (Kevin) Schade of Gilman; one son, Scott (Rhonda) Cowsert of Peoria; three grandchildren, Kale Schade of Chebanse, Katie Schade of Crescent City, and Brittny Cowsert of Rosiclare, IL; three great-grandchildren, Hudson Schade, Georgia Jane Schade, and Lennon Jane Cornelius; two brothers, Tom Gibbons and Ron Gibbons; and one sister, Virginia Metcalf.
Mary Jane was preceded in passing by her parents; husband, James; and one sister, Wilma Faye Rister.
Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, August 22, 2022 at Gilman United Methodist Church in Gilman, IL. Pastor Mark Crawford and Pastor Vicky Killus will officiate. Burial will follow at Gilman Cemetery in Gilman. Visitation will be two hours prior to the funeral service at church from 11:00-1:00 p.m.
Memorials may be made to Gilman United Methodist Church or Donor’s Choice.
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