Mary Ann Lutostanski

Mary Ann Lutostanski, age 85 of Collinsville, IL, formerly of Highland, died Friday, October 23, 2020, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville, IL.

She was born on Sunday, March 17, 1935, in Herrin, IL, the daughter of David and Antoinett (nee Restelli) Chiodini.

On Saturday, August 30, 1958, she married Louis M. “Lou” Lutostanski at Herrin, Illinois, who passed away on Tuesday, April 18, 2006.

She was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church – Highland, IL; former member of Saint Anne Altar Society; St. Joseph Hospital Auxiliary; Board of Directors of Tri-Onics; and St. John’s Alumni Nursing Association.

Mrs. Lutostanski was born in Herrin and attended Our Lady of Mt. Carmel School. In 1953, she graduated from Herrin High School and attended St. John Mercy School of Nursing in St. Louis. She became an RN in 1956 and worked at Herrin Hospital for two years. She lived in Champagne/Urbana and then moved to north county of St. Louis. In 1972, she and her husband moved to Highland. Since the early 1990s, they enjoyed spending the winter months together in Bonita Springs, Florida. She also enjoyed reading, playing tennis for years, kniting and crocheting, crafts, and spending time with her children; grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Survivors include:
Son – Louis M. (Veronica) Lutostanski Jr., Austin, TX
Daughter – Antoinette M. “Netta” Lutostanski, Albuquerque, NM
Son – John D. (Kathlene) Lutostanski, Appleton, WI
Daughter – Angela M. “Angie” (Rodney) Miller, Zionsville, IN
Daughter – Anne M. “Annie” Lutostanski, Zionsville, IN
Daughter – Mary Ann “Mimi” (Kevin) Empson, Troy, IL
Grandchild – Louis M. “Matt” (Emile) Lutostanski III;
Grandchild – Nicholas (Abby) Lutostanski
Grandchild – Stephen (Megan) Lutostanski
Grandchild – Jeremy (Luciano) Schafer
Grandchild – Jessica Schafer
Grandchild – Michael Lutostanski
Grandchild – Lauren Lutostanski
Grandchild – David Lutostanski
Grandchild – Samuel Lutostanski
Grandchild – Zachary Miller (Triplet)
Grandchild – Alexis Miller (Triplet)
Grandchild – Natalie Miller (Triplet)
Grandchild – William Thomae
Grandchild – Luke Thomae
Grandchild – Benjamin Thomae
Grandchild – Victoria Thomae
Grandchild – Andrew Thomae
Grandchild – Justina Thomae
Grandchild – Amanda Empson
Grandchild – Christopher Empson
Grandchild – Katherine Empson
Great Grandchild – Nathan Lutostanski
Great Grandchild – Emerson Lutostanski
Great Grandchild – Magnolia Lutostanski
Great Grandchild – Harrison Lutostanski
Sister-in-law – Rebecca “Becky” Chiodini, St. Louis, MO
Sister-in-law – Barbara Chiodini, Manhattan Beach, CA.

She was preceded in death by:
Husband – Louis M. “Lou” Lutostanski Sr. – Died 4/18/2006
Father – David Chiodini
Mother – Antoinett A. (Restelli) Lutostanski, Highland, IL
Great Grandchild – Nori Lutostanski
Brother – Ambrose L. Chiodini
Brother – Charles M. Chiodini.

Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.

All public services have been cancelled because of the new COVID-19 requirements.

Private Funeral Mass will be Saturday, October 31, 2020, at St. Paul Catholic Church, Highland, IL.

Interment will be at St. Joseph Cemetery in Highland, IL.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association; American Diabetes Association; Alzheimer’s Association or St. Paul School Educational Foundation.

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