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Mary Comp

Mary Ketteman Comp, 73, of Goreville, IL passed away Tuesday, May 18, 2021 after a long battle with cancer.

Mary was born August 14, 1947 to John R. and Mary (Lynch) Ketteman. Mary was the first daughter in a family of 12 children. She worked for many years in management in the hospitality industry, managing restaurants in Herrin, IL and Carbondale, IL. Her most recent career was in heavy equipment sales, along with her husband, Dave Comp, who survives.

Mary was a talented quilt maker, who generously shared her beautiful quilts with friends and family. She enjoyed living and working on her farm, and could be found on most summer days mowing and gardening.

Surviving Mary are her husband, Dave Comp; 9 brothers, Raymond Ketteman, William Ketteman, John (Shirley) Ketteman, Richard (Pat) Ketteman, Jesse (Brenda) Ketteman, Ronald (Marilyn) Ketteman, Warren (Lisa) Ketteman, Francis (Debra) Ketteman, and Delbert Ketteman; two sisters, Janice (Brad) Masters, and Roselyn (Kevin) Johnson; 13 nieces; 11 nephews; stepdaughter, Theresa Keaveny; stepson, Pat Comp; four step-grandchildren; and one step-great granddaughter; along with many cousins.

 In addition to her parents, Mary is preceded in death by her first husband, Arthur Costoldi; a great niece; and two sisters-in-law.

According to her wishes, there will not be a public service.

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My condolences to the rest of my family, may she Rest In Peace.

Makayla ketteman Jun 15 2021 3:22 PM

I am so sorry Raymond for your & your families loss..you may not remember me, but I knew you way back in the 60's

Miriam Griffin Jun 13 2021 12:57 PM

I send our condolences and may God be with your family.

Sherrie & Bryon Renken Jun 13 2021 12:29 AM

I will miss my oldest sister, I know her pain is gone and passed over to a greater life in heaven.

Ronald Ketteman Jun 11 2021 7:25 PM