Mary Kathleen "Kathie" Schuster
ATHENS, IL – Mary “Kathie” Schuster, 70, died at 8:35 am, Friday, February 27, 2015 at Memorial Medical Center. She was born April 7, 1944 in Springfield to Thomas and Ruth (Shinefield) Bretz. She married Robert Schuster on June 6, 1964.
She is survived by her husband; three daughters, Lisa (Chris) Bulinski of Athens, Cindy (Rick) Edwards and Patty (David) Lyons both of Sherman; nine grandchildren, Aaron, Lauren and Allyson Bulinski; Cody, Dayton, and Delaney Edwards; Mason, Mackenzie and Josie Lyons; two sisters, Theresa (Mike) Poole and Joan (Larry) Evans, both of Springfield; two brothers, Thomas (Diane) Bretz of Lexington, KY, John (JoEllen) Bretz of Springfield; several aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Kathie was a resident of Springfield most of her life, residing in Athens the past six years. She retired from St. John’s Hospital after 20 years of service on the Maternity floor. She enjoyed spending time with her family.
Visitation: 9:30 – 11:30 am, Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at St. John Vianney Church.
Funeral Service: 11:30 am, Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at St. John Vianney Church with Monsignor David Lantz officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.