Mary Hamman

Obituary of Mary Hamman

Mary Katherine “Katy” Hamman, 93 of Pittsfield and formerly of Milton passed away Friday evening May 19, 2017 at Eastside Health Center.

She was born May 8, 1924 in Detroit the daughter of the late Faye and Eva Fenton Sanderson. She married Donald Hamman.

Katy was a Registered Nurse. She graduated Blessing School of Nursing and worked as a private duty nurse for many years. Katy worked many years for Dr. Ansari.  She then worked for Illini Hospital as a surgical nurse until her retirement. She was a member of the Milton Christian Church.

Surviving is her daughter Toni Hamman of Springfield and a brother Ray (Dorothy) Sanderson of Denver Colorado, 3 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband Donald in 1995, her son Thomas in 2010, and a brother Russell Sanderson, sisters Geraldine Landess, Mildred Holloway and Eloise Allen.

A funeral service will be held at 11 am Friday May 26, 2017 at the Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in Pittsfield. Burial will be in Green Pond Cemetery near Pearl.

Visitation will be held on Thursday from 4 until 7 at the funeral home. Memorials can be made to the Green Pond Cemetery.

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