Catherine A. Flynn (83) of Effingham


Published on March 21 2013 9:54 am

Catherine A. Flynn, 83, of Effingham, Illinois died at 3:15 p.m. Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church in Green Creek with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to time of services Monday at the church.  Bauer Funeral Home in Effingham is assisting.  Memorials to St. Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church.

Catherine was born February 17, 1930 in Green Creek, the daughter of John H. and Mary (Willenborg) Niebrugge. She married John J. Flynn June 6, 1959 in Chicago and he preceded her in death in 1989. Catherine was a member of St. Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church and the St. Mary's Council of Catholic Women.

Catherine is survived by her son, John (wife Alice) of Effingham; daughter, Jean (husband Rick) Cornell of Teutopolis; sister, Rita Pals of Teutopolis; nine grandchildren, two step-grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Catherine was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John; daughter, Mary C. Lovelace; infant grandson; two sisters, Agnes Bezdon and Theresa Brunzie and three brothers, Raymond, John and Vincent Niebrugge.