Mary E. Thornton, 77, of Auburn passed away Thursday, March 12, 2020 at Auburn Nursing and Rehab.
She was born April 12, 1942 in Gary, IN, the daughter of Steve and Mary Mottershaw Bodnar.
She married Charles Thornton in 1982 and he preceded her in death in 2005.
Surviving are one daughter, Lisa (Brad) Jones; two sons, Jim (Sally) Yagow and Steven (Sonia) Thompson; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one sister, Martha Searcy; several nieces and nephews.
Cremations rites were accorded.
Memorials may be made to the Auburn Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 304 W. Maple St., Auburn, IL 62615.
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