Mary Catherine Irwin, 97, of Macomb passed away at 5:30 PM Tuesday October 25, 2022 at McDonough District Hospital. She was born July 28, 1925 in Marietta, Illinois to Fred and Frances Garnet (Hayes) Litchfield. She married Junior H. Irwin on September 4, 1942 in Kahoka, Mo. He preceded her in death on April 8, 1996.

Surviving are four children, Danny L. (Louis) Irwin of Industry, IL; Gary P. (Karen) Irwin of Litchfield Park, AZ; Cathy A. Myatt of Morrisville, IN; Sandi K. Aten of Macomb, IL; one brother, William Litchfield of Alexis, IL; 8 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son Jerry L. Irwin, grandson Gabe Sprinkle, sister Alene Atkinson, two brothers, Warren and Wendell Litchfield.

Mary worked as a Lab Tech for ADM for twelve years. She always enjoyed spending time and visiting with her children and grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Monday October 31, 2022 at the Martin-Hollis Funeral Home where visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Pastor David Haney will officiate. Burial will be in the Mound Township Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to the Doddsville United Methodist Church. Please sign the guestbook and leave condolences at

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