Age 86 of Wilmington passed away Sunday, August 29, 2021 at Park Pointe Healthcare and Rehabilitation in Morris.
Born August 30, 1934 in Wilmington, Marie Charmaine was the daughter of John and Ruth (Frost) Nowman. She was raised and educated in Wilmington, and on October 6, 1948 she married Bobby Gene Stainbrook. Marie devoted her life to her caring for her family. She was a loving wife and mother who tended to all the needs of the home. Marie was a wonderful cook and baker, and enjoyed reading when she had some spare time.
Survivors include five children: Diana (Ernest) Williams of Bourbonnais, Ruth (Richard) Sutherland of Channahon, Mary (Dennis) Rush and Janice Haarman, both of Wilmington, and Richard Stainbrook of Atlanta, Indiana; eight grandchildren: Richard Stainbrook, Jr., Lisa (Craig) Hiatt, Andrew (Ivette) Rush, Ernest Jr. (Kristy) Adams, Scott (Sandy) Sutherland, Kevin Adams, Robin Stephens, and Jeffrey Haarman; (14) great grandchildren and (2) great-great grandchildren; one sister-in-law, Jean Stainbrook of Wilmington, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Marie was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Bobby Stainbrook on July 29, 2020; one son, Larry Stainbrook, and one grandson, John Stainbrook.
The family will receive friends for a visitation on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at Baskerville Funeral Home, 700 East Kahler Road, in Wilmington from 10:00 a.m. until the time of funeral service at 11:00 a.m.
In accordance with CDC guidelines, face masks will be required by attendees of the visitation and funeral service.
Burial will follow the funeral service at Oakwood Cemetery in Wilmington, where Marie will be laid to rest with her husband, Bobby.
Preferred memorials may be made as gifts in Marie’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Family and friends are encouraged to sign the online guest book, upload photographs, and share Marie’s memorial page by logging onto: www.BaskervilleFuneral.com
Funeral services and arrangements have been made under the direction and care of Baskerville Funeral Home in Wilmington (815) 476-2181.
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