Mary J. “Jo” Fleming, 96, of Oreana, died 6:33 A.M., Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Liberty Village in Clinton, Illinois.
Funeral Services will be 12:30 P.M. Tuesday, August 1, 2017 in Oreana Christian Church, with Pastor Dan Perry
officiating. Visitation will be one hour before services at the Church. Burial will follow in Graceland Cemetery.
Memorial contributions would be appreciated to the Oreana Christian Church. Tanzyus Logan Funeral Services and
Care is in charge of the arrangements.
Mary was born in Farmer City, Illinois, the daughter of John and Molly Powell. Mary loved children and owned a
childcare center in her home for many years. She was a member of the Oreana Christian Church and an avid bunco
player. Mary married Norbert “Bill” Fleming in January of 1947 in Decatur, celebrating seventy years this past
Mary is survived by her Husband Norbert “Bill” Fleming of Oreana; children Cynthia Peterson and husband Steve,
Vicki Buechele and husband Kelly, Richard Fleming and wife Cathy, Randy Fleming and wife Diane and Rex Fleming;
ten grandchildren and seventeen greatgrandchildren.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and a sister. The family would like to thank the staff of
Liberty Village for the loving care shown to Mary and Bill until they are together again.