Mary L. Mentz, 72, of Litchfield, passed away on Thurs., Nov. 25, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. in her home. She was born on Aug. 6, 1949, in Princeton, IN, a daughter of Rolla Lee and Sara H. (Guillaume) Huff. Mary graduated from Mt. Carmel High School, and went on to college for 2 years. After college Mary worked as a Grant Manager for the State of Illinois – Dept. of Tourism for 45 years until her retirement. She married James Edward Mentz on April 4, 1970 in Hillsboro, IL. He preceded her in death on Oct. 12, 1999. Mary loved reading and traveling. She is survived by:
1 daughter, Meegan (Randle) Dobrinich of Litchfield
5 grandchildren, Michayla Blevins (companion Kristin Parsons); Issac Dobrinich; Zoe Blevins (companion Kendall Hasenjaeger); Ariel Dobrinich; Rayne Blevins
Mary was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James; 2 brothers, Richard Huff; Harold Huff; 1 sister, Patricia Brown.
Funeral service for Mary will be held on Mon., Nov. 29, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. at Plummer Funeral Home in Litchfield. Rev. Jon Magnuson of Beacon church will officiate. Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. until time of service at the funeral home. Cremation will follow the services. Memorials may be designated to the Litchfield Volunteer Fire Dept., Montgomery Co. PAWS Care, or Montgomery Co. Cancer Association.
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Litchfield Volunteer Fire Department
Montgomery County PAWS Care
P.O. Box 25, Hillsboro IL 62049
Montgomery County Cancer Association
19 Circle Drive, Litchfield IL 62056