Mary Sackman

Formerly Alton | Tuesday, April 19 2016

Mary Sackman, 56, passed away at 4:46 pm, Tuesday, April 19, 2016, at Alton Memorial Hospital in Alton, IL.

She was born in Alton on April 12, 1960, the daughter of Michael and Katherine Jennings. 

Mary married Richard Sackman on October 2, 1980, in Alton.

She worked food service for the Woodstock School District. Mary was a Graduate of Marquette Catholic High School. 

Survivors include her husband, Rick of Woodstock, GA; son Ben Sackman of Woodstock, GA; mother Katie Jennings of Alton; four siblings and their spouses Tom and JoAnn Jennings of Jerseyville, Michael Jennings of Chesterfield, MO, Diane and John Luthi of Martin, TN, and Ellen and Rob Wingert of Baltimore, MD; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father, Michael Jennings.

Cremation rites have been accorded.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 pm, Friday, April 22, 2016, at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Godfrey.

A memorial mass will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church beginning at 11 am.

Memorials may be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church or to Marquette Catholic High School.

Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Godfrey are in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences and guest book may be found at

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Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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