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Mary Ann Van Valey

September 7, 1926 March 1, 2020
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Mary Ann Van Valey 93 passed away in her residence March 1 at 8:21 AM. Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial mass with be Thursday March 5 at 11 AM in St. Joseph’s Church in Peru. Reverend Jeff Small of Peru Catholic Parishes will officiate. Burial will follow in Peru City Cemetery. A memorial visitation will be in the church on Thursday from 9 AM until the time of services. The Burgess Funeral Home in LaSalle is handling the arrangements.
She was born on September 7, 1926 in St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley to Adolph and Anita (Guerrini) Micheli.
She married Harry “Hank” Van Valey in St. Joseph’s Church in Peru on July 16, 1946.
She was a member of St. Joseph’s Church in Peru.
She is survived by:
1 Daughter: Cheryl (Allen) Turczyn of Dalzell
3 Grandsons: Tom (Lori), Jim (Shannon) and Bill (Renee) Turczyn
7 Great Granddaughters: Kelsey, Abby, Kara, Kylee, Shayla, Janna, and Aria.
1 Great-Great Granddaughter: Shae
2 Brothers: Adolph Micheli of Michigan, and William (Judy) Micheli of Gurnee IL.
3 Sisters: Barbara Mitchell of Peru, Adele Halstead of Peru, and Shirley (Joe) Vasquez of Peru.
She is preceded in death by her husband (2018) and 1 Brother: Robert Micheli
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In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the family for her favorite charities.
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