Mary Ann Cardot


MAYTOWN — Mary Ann Cardot, 78, of Maytown, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020 at Stonecroft Village in Mendota.

She was born April 4, 1941, in Mendota, the daughter of Gilbert and Bernice (Happ) Klein. She was an accounting clerk at Borg Warner for over 25 years prior to her retirement.

Mary Ann was also May Township Assessor for several years. She was a member of St Patrick Catholic Church in Maytown and was active in the church's Alter and Rosary Society and Little Dresses for Africa sewing group.

Mary Ann was a doting grandmother and enjoyed playing card, crafts, sewing and crocheted many beautiful items for people.

Mary Ann married Richard "Dick" Cardot on July 13, 1963 at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Mendota.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Troy Klein.

Mary Ann is survived by her husband Dick; children, Rick (Deb) Cardot, of LaMoille, Denise Cardot, of Morton and Kris (Tom) Goodwin, of Dixon; grandchildren, Stephen (Ashlea) Cardot, of Ohio and Emily Cardot, of Carol Stream; brothers, Eugene (Henrietta) Klein, of Mendota, Bernie (Diane) Klein, of Mendota, Dennis (Carol) Klein, of Sublette and Terry Klein, of Sublette; and one sister, Toni (Mike) Fassig, of Sublette.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m., on Friday, Feb. 14, 2020, at St Patrick Catholic Church in Maytown. Burial will follow in St Patrick Cemetery Maytown. Visitation will be held from 4 – 8 p.m., on Thursday, Feb. 13, at St Patrick Catholic Church in Maytown with the Rosary at 3:45 p.m., and on Friday from 10 to 10:45 a.m. at the church.

A memorial has been established to St Patrick Catholic Church in Maytown.

Arrangements by the Mihm-Jones Funeral Home in Amboy. 

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