Age 87 of formerly of Kinsman, passed away peacefully, Friday, December 25, 2020 at Park Pointe Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Morris, Illinois.
Born August 14, 1933 in Morris, Marijayne was a daughter of Everett and Gertrude (Dearth) Matthews. She was raised in Coal City and graduated from Coal City High School with the Class of 1951. On December 30, 1951, Marijayne married Jack Baudino in Assumption Catholic Church in Coal City, and together they made their home and raised their family in rural Kinsman. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Kinsman, where she was involved with the Altar and Rosary Society. Marijayne worked numerous years at the Hallmark store in Morris, but will most be remembered as an exceptional wife and mother who enjoyed family meals and spending time together with family on the holidays.
Survivors include her four children: David (Barb) Baudino of Mazon, Duane Baudino of Frederick, Oklahoma, Jim (Mary) Baudino of Morris, and Steve (Michelle) Baudino of Verona; (7) grandchildren: Lori Baudino of Morris, Carrie (Brent) Sulzberger of Verona, Nick (Kelly) Baudino of Verona, Eric (Kelli) Baudino of Mazon and Brant, Brody and Paige Baudino, all of Verona; (9) great grandchildren: Shae, Tyler, Zack, Jada, Ava, Colton, Jaxon, Liam and Alli, and one brother-in-law Joseph T. Phillips of Carbon Hill, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Marijayne was preceded in death by her parents; husband Jack on December 13, 2016; grandson Brad Baudino; sister, Margaret "Pat" Phillips; brother, Nelson (Pat) Matthews, and brother-in-law and sisters-in-law, Pete (LaVerne) Baudino, Connie (Bill) Frye and Dorothy (John) Welch.
A private family visitation was held at Reeves Funeral Home in Coal City, and a Mass of Christian Burial followed in Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Kinsman. Reverend Stanley Drewniak presided, and Marijayne was laid to rest in Braceville-Gardner Cemetery with her late husband, Jack.
Pallbearers were Marijayne’s grandchildren: Lori, Carrie, Nick, Eric, Brant, Brody, and Paige
Those wishing to view the funeral services virtually, may watch the recorded Mass of Christian Burial online after Tuesday, December 29, 2020. A link for the event is available on Marijayne’s memorial page.
Family and friends are encouraged to sign the guest book, upload photographs and share Marijayne’s memorial page online through social media by logging onto: www.ReevesFuneral.com/obituary/Marijayne-Baudino.com
Funeral services and arrangements have been made under the direction and care of Reeves Funeral Homes, Ltd. In Coal City. (815-634-2125)