Mary Belle Koser, 95 of Bushnell, Ill., formerly of Warsaw, passed away peacefully at home on Sept. 24, 2020. She was born Jan. 19, 1925, in Beverly, IL to Frank and Erma (Metz) Hinchee. She married Elmer Schwartz in Edina, Mo. She later married Charles Koser in Warsaw.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, two daughters, Marilyn Elaine Miller, Wanda Lee Humes, two brothers, Richard and Marion Hinchee, niece Peggy McGrew and nephew Robert Hinchee, one sister who died very young.
She is survived by two grandsons, Randy (Miranda) Zorn of Warsaw; Jeremy (Katena) Robinson of Warsaw; nephews, Jim (Cindy) Hinchee of Canton, Ill.; Frank (Vickie) Hinchee of Bushnell, Ill.; nieces, Betty (Dave) Dean of Bushnell, Ill.; Beverly (Gary) Reed of Bushnell, Ill.; and several great-grandchildren.
Mary was a Christian all her life. She lived 60 years in Indiana and worked as a nurse. She moved to Bushnell in 2005. She enjoyed her wonderful caretaker. She loved birds, flowers and dogs especially Nola, Ruby and Eddie. She was a member of TOPS and received her 40 years Pin after moving to Bushnell, Ill.
Cremation Rites have been accorded. Memorial celebration of life will be held privately. Martin-Hollis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.