Mary Agnes Ticknet

Wood River | Friday, December 23 2011

Mary Agnes Tickner, 84, passed away at 1:40 pm Friday December 23, 2011 at V.I.P. Manor Nursing Home in Wood River.

She was born in Tamms, IL on February 17, 1927 the daughter of Ganaway & Mary (Scharf) Martin.

She married Paul Tickner on April 11, 1946 in Wood River. He preceded her in death on October 20, 2007.

She was a Box Maker at Owens Illinois Glass Company for 37 years. She was member of the St. Johns United Church of Christ in Wood River, as well as a member of the Easter Star, the VFW Auxiliary and enjoyed camping and fishing, especially trout fishing.

She is survived by on son and his wife, Paul “Doug” and Mary Tickner of Wood River; one grandson Paul D. Tickner the IV of St. John MO; one sister Mildred Sturgeon of Granite City IL.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.

In celebration of her life, visitation will be from 4 pm to 8 pm Tuesday December 27, 2011 at Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home in Godfrey, IL.

Funeral service will be at 10 am Wednesday December 28, 2011at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home.

Burial will follow at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.

Memorials may be directed to American Heart Association.

Online condolences and guest book may be found at

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Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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