Mary Claire Gelsinger, 92, of Assumption, IL, died Saturday, December 28, 2013 in Taylorville Care Center, Taylorville, IL.
Mary Claire was born July 3, 1921 in Assumption, IL, the daughter of Glen and Metta Lois (Homrighouse) Lovering. She married Nelson R. Gelsinger in Assumption, December 2, 1967. He preceded her in death on February 9, 1998. Mary Claire was a member of Assumption United Methodist Church where she was the organist for 57 years. She worked for Assumption CO-OP and Trumper Oil of Assumption as bookkeeper.
Surviving are her son, John Jermaine of Springfield, IL and daughter-in-law, Cathy Jermaine of Assumption; grandchildren, Glenda (Kevin) Huss of Taylorville, IL and Michael Jermaine and Katie Jermaine of Assumption. Preceding her in death was her husband.
Services will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday, January 3, 2014 in Assumption Methodist Church. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Assumption. Visitation will be from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Thursday in Seitz Funeral Home, Assumption.
Seitz Funeral Home, Assumption has been entrusted with the care and service arrangements. Condolences for the family may be left at www.seitzfh.com