Mary W. Vanderstappen
Mary W. Vanderstappen
  • March 7, 1928 - February 16, 2017
  • McHenry, Illinois

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Mary W. Vanderstappen, age 88, of McHenry, Illinois, died February 16, 2017.

She was born March 7, 1928 in Heesch, Netherlands to Johannes and Cornelius (Vanderwetering) VanErp. She was united in marriage to Albert Vanderstappen on February 17, 1954 in Heesch, Netherlands. Together they lived in Cary, Illinois for over 40 years.

She is survived by her children, Joan and husband Terry Ward of Cincinnati, Ohio; Anita Turner of Harvard; Debbie Hall of Harvard; her brothers, Willie and Fons and sister, Nellie of the Netherlands; her grandchildren, Stuart (Jill) Turner, Vanessa (Tim) McCalla, and Ginny Turner; and 5 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert; her son-in-law Ed Hall; her brothers, Antoon and Cory, and her infant daughter Debbie (born in 1958).

Omie, you are our Queen!

Visitation will be from 9:30 to 11am on Saturday, February 25 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 323 N. Taylor St., Marengo. The funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11am.
Interment in Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery will be private.
Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association or to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
For information call the funeral home at 815-568-8131. Online condolences may be made at