Mary Craig (80) of Brownstown


Published on July 9 2012 11:03 am

Mary F. Craig, 80, of Brownstown, Illinois died at 6 p.m. Sunday, July 8, 2012 at Fayette County Hospital, Vandalia.

Graveside memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 13 at Griffith Cemetery, Brownstown with Tom Fedrigon officiating. Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the donor's choice. Online condolences may be expressed at

Mary was born May 15, 1932 in Macon to John and Sophia (Chrisman) Wicker. She married Donald Craig October 27, 1947 in Salem. He preceded her in death December 14, 2002. She was retired from Heritage House, Vandalia. She was a member of the Brethern Lutheran Church.

She is survived by her daughter, Marilyn (Rick) Bolyard of Brownstown; grandchildren, Brian (Florence) McConkey, Trish (Scott) Vantine; great-grandchildren, Brian McConkey, Bianca McConkey and Justice Griffith.

She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; sister, Lottie Swarm and stepsisters, Mildred Brown and Elma Craycroft.