Mary Lou Turcol, 78, of Benld, IL, died at Anderson Hospital, Maryville, IL on Monday, December 30, 2019. She was born October 9, 1941 to John Cavallo & Mary (Katich) Cavallo. She married Robert Lee Turcol on April 4, 1964 at St. Joseph's Church, Benld, IL. She was a registered nurse for the ER at St. Francis Hospital, Litchfield, IL and she was a Home Health Care Director in Staunton, IL. Mary Lou was a graduate of St. John's Hospital School Of Nursing in Springfield, IL. She received her master's in nursing and geriatrics from University of Illinois in Springfield, IL. She enjoyed reading, stitchery club, and spending time with her family. She is survived by her spouse, Robert L Turcol of Benld, IL, children, Christina Turcol of Benld, IL, Dean Turcol (Suzanne Lobb) of Clearwater, FL, Angela Sandretto (Robert) of Gillespie, IL, grandchildren, Bailey Lovejoy (Keith) of Gillespie, IL, Owen Turcol of Gillespie, IL, Tyler Sandretto of Collinsville, IL, Riley Sandretto of Gillespie, IL and sister, Patricia (Peter) Bolt of Springfield, IL. Mary Lou was preceded in death by her parents daughter, Alison Page, father in law and mother in law, Louis and Virginia Turcol. Friends may call on Thursday, January 2, 2020 at SS Simon & Jude Church in Gillespie, IL from 10:00 am until 12:30 pm. Funeral mass will be Thursday, January 2, 2020 at 12:30 PM at SS Simon and Jude Church, Gillespie, IL with Father Michael Haag officiating. Burial will be at Benld Cemetery, Benld, IL. Memorials are suggested to Benld Library, Adopt A Pet and Gillespie High School Band. Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
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