Mary Alice Severs, age 60, of Greenville, formerly of Highland, passed away Sunday, March 1 at her home. Funeral services for 60 year old Mary Alice Severs will be Friday, March 6 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Greenville. Burial will be in St. Lawrence Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the church. Memorials are suggested to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital or in the form of masses. Young Funeral Home in Greenville is in charge of arrangements.
Mary was born on August 19, 1954 in Clayton, Missouri to Jack and Bernette (Birk) Goymerac. She married Joseph W. Severs on April 20, 1979 in Bellefountaine Neighbors, Missouri.
She is survived by her husband Joseph Severs of Greenville, IL, her mother Bernette Goymerac of Bellefountaine Neighbors, Missouri, her children Elizabeth (Andrew) Wagner of Maryland Heights, Missouri, John Severs of St. Louis, Missouri, Benjamin Severs of St. Louis, Missouri, and Andrew Severs of St. Louis, Missouri. She is also survived by her siblings, Tom (Pat) Goymerac of Florissant, Missouri, Jeane Goymerac of Charlotte, North Carolina, Nancy (Rick) Holschen of St. Peters, Missouri, and Sue (Dan) Lane of O’Fallon, Missouri.
She was preceded in death by her father.
She grew up in Bellefountaine Neighbors, Missouri and graduated from Rosary High School. She later attended and graduated from The University of Missouri with a Bachelors of Science in Nursing. She had worked at Christian Hospital and also St. Lukes Hospital. She and her husband moved to Rolla, Missouri in 1985 and she worked at Phelps County Regional Medical Center. They moved to Highland, Illinois in 1996 and she started working at Anderson Hospital in Maryville. They moved to Greenville about one year ago. She was a former member of St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Highland where she was a choir member. She is currently a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Greenville.
Young Funeral Home
118 E College Ave
Greenville, IL 62246