Mary B. Garncarz, 63, of LaSalle, passed away unexpectedly at home, with her life partner Jim at her side, on December 28, 2020.
Funeral services will be Sunday at 3:00 PM in the Hurst Funeral Home in LaSalle with the Very Rev. Paul Carlson officiating. Visitation will be in the funeral home at 1:00 until time of services. Social distancing will be observed and masks will be required. Please visit the Hurst Funeral Home's Facebook Page to view the Live streaming of the funeral service beginning at 2:50.
Mary was born in LaSalle on November 27, 1957 to Edward W. and Nancy (Mueller) Hylla. She worked at 13 Baker’s Dozen, Walmart, Kohls, and then Beck Oil in Peru. Mary enjoyed reading, feeding the wildlife, and taking walks around the lake. She lived for spoiling her grandchildren.
She is survived by her life partner; Jim Myers of LaSalle, two daughters; Christine McCune of Chicago, and Amanda (Andrew) Higgins of Plano, one son; Michael Garncarz of Spring Valley, four grandchildren; Keaton, Kyele, and Addilyn Garncarz and Oliver Higgins, two brothers; Edward J. (Peggy) Hylla of Stevens Point, WI, and Gary (Ellyn) Hylla of Peru, four sisters; Nancy Lee (Walter) Zukowski of Peru, Cheryl Lynn (Vince) Cilla of LaSalle, Lynette (David) Shay of Allentown, PA, and Missy (Brian) Argubright of LaSalle, many nieces and nephews, and her cherished cat Holly.
She was preceded in death by her parents and grandparents.
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