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Mary Elizabeth Kuruc

Mary Elizabeth Kuruc, 85, of Gillespie, passed away at Heritage Health of Gillespie, on Monday, Aug. 8, 2022.
She was born April 2, 1937, to William Keith and Clara Pettit Keith.
She married Ronald J. Kuruc on Dec. 20, 1969 in Carlinville. He preceded her in death on May 9, 2021.
She was a supervisor for the Secretary of State, State Police Division.
She is survived by her daughters, Peggy Carey of Gillespie, Jackie (Pat) McKinney of Gillespie; grandchildren, Amanda (Matt) Manley, Lindsay (Matt) Koniak, Justin (Megan) McKinney, Steven Carey, Michael (Steve) Carey, Neil McKinney, Bryce McKinney; great-grandchildren, Aiden Manley, Liam Koniak, Audrey Manley and Chandler McKinney.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Patty Brown; son in law, Kim Carey.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022 at Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie from 12:30 to 2 p.m.  Funeral services are Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022 at 2 p.m. at Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie.
Burial will be at Holy Cross Cemetery, Gillespie.
Memorials are suggested to  Adopt-A-Pet or Gillespie – Benld Area Ambulance Service.
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Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, is in charge of the arrangements.