Photo: Mary Teresa Micetich of Morris / (1941-2020)

Mary Teresa Micetich age 79 of Morris, passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at Park Pointe Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Morris.

Born May 28, 1941 in Morris, Illinois, Mary Teresa was a daughter of James William and Marie Gloria (Papach) Barr. She was raised in Morris, attended St. Angela Academy until its closing, and graduated from Morris Community High School with the Class 1959. Mary then went on to attend both Joliet Junior College, as well as Saint Xavier University.

Mary worked in real estate and was an agent for Century 21 in Morris from 1978-2001. In addition, she gained employment with Morris Hospital, where she worked as a financial counselor and patient representative from June of 1998 until her retirement. Mary was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Morris and the National Realtors Association.

One who will be remembered as a very kind and charitable individual, Mary in her free time took great pleasure in cooking, baking, candy making and reading.

Survivors include her children: Dr. Kara Lynn Micetich of Fort Collins, Colorado and James (Dawn) Micetich of Morris; grandsons: Grant Sisson and Troy Sisson; one sister, JoAnn (Henry) Rosemont of Jamestown, Rhode Island and numerous cousins.

Mary was preceded in death by her parents, and one sister Noreen Barr.

Family graveside services will be held on Friday, January 08, 2021 in Mount Carmel Catholic Cemetery in Morris. Honorary pallbearers will be: Grant Sisson and Troy Sisson.

A celebration of Mary’s life and Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be planned for a later date.

Preferred memorials in lieu of flowers may be made as gifts in Mary’s memory to the Morris Fire Protection District, 2301 Ashton Road, Morris, IL 60450 or to a charity of the donors choosing.

Family and friends are encouraged to sign the guestbook, upload photographs and share Mary’s memorial page online through social media by logging onto: www.ReevesFuneral.com/obituary/Mary-Micetich
Funeral services and arrangements have been made under the direction and care of Reeves Funeral Homes, Ltd. in Morris. (815-942-2500)