Mary Comp

Aug 14th, 1947 - May 18th, 2021
Mary Comp

Mary Ketteman Comp, 73, of Goreville, IL passed away Tuesday, May 18, 2021 after a long battle with cancer.

Mary was born August 14, 1947 to John R. and Mary (Lynch) Ketteman. Mary was the first daughter in a family of 12 children. She worked for many years in management in the hospitality industry, managing restaurants in Herrin, IL and Carbondale, IL. Her most recent career was in heavy equipment sales, along with her husband, Dave Comp, who survives.

Mary was a talented quilt maker, who generously shared her beautiful quilts with friends and family. She enjoyed living and working on her farm, and could be found on most summer days mowing and gardening.

Surviving Mary are her husband, Dave Comp; 9 brothers, Raymond Ketteman, William Ketteman, John (Shirley) Ketteman, Richard (Pat) Ketteman, Jesse (Brenda) Ketteman, Ronald (Marilyn) Ketteman, Warren (Lisa) Ketteman, Francis (Debra) Ketteman, and Delbert Ketteman; two sisters, Janice (Brad) Masters, and Roselyn (Kevin) Johnson; 13 nieces; 11 nephews; stepdaughter, Theresa Keaveny; stepson, Pat Comp; four step-grandchildren; and one step-great granddaughter; along with many cousins.

 In addition to her parents, Mary is preceded in death by her first husband, Arthur Costoldi; a great niece; and two sisters-in-law.

According to her wishes, there will not be a public service.

4 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Ronald Ketteman

    From: Burlington , North Carolina

    Date: June 11, 2021

    I will miss my oldest sister, I know her pain is gone and passed over to a greater life in heaven.

  • Guest: Sherrie & Bryon Renken

    From: Streator , Illinois

    Date: June 13, 2021

    I send our condolences and may God be with your family.

  • Guest: Miriam Griffin

    From: Thompsonville, Illinois

    Date: June 13, 2021

    I am so sorry Raymond for your & your families loss..you may not remember me, but I knew you way back in the 60’s

  • Guest: Makayla ketteman

    From: Hillsborough, North Carolina

    Date: June 15, 2021

    My condolences to the rest of my family, may she Rest In Peace.