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Louise Ann (Straub) Mayfield
June 21, 1946 ~ October 27, 2023 (age 77) 77 Years Old
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Louise Ann Mayfield passed away gracefully at her home, surrounded by her family, at 9:05 PM on Friday, October 27, 2023. She was born in Alton, Illinois and had reached the age of 77 years old. She was the first daughter born to Lawrence & Ruby Straub of Edwardsville, Illinois. She married Dennis Mayfield on October 1, 1967 in Wood River, Illinois & they reached 56 years of marriage.
Louise grew up in Edwardsville, Illinois & graduated from Edwardsville High School in 1965. She had several jobs in her lifetime. She started as a secretary for Blue Cross in St. Louis, Missouri, & then worked for Mayfield's Produce. In 1987 she started working in the family store, Mayfield's Landscaping. She was also a housewife, but her favorite job was taking care of her husband Dennis & the grandchildren. Louise loved to cook for her family & she was an amazing pie maker. Her grandchildren even called her a pie factory because she made so many when she volunteered at the VFW in Staunton. She learned to cook at a very young age & loved to have large gatherings so she could cook for everyone. She was a member of Hope Tabernacle in Staunton, Illinois.
Surviving are her husband Dennis Mayfield of Staunton, IL; their children - Carrie (Mike) Borgini of Edwardsville, IL, Mark (Elizabeth) Mayfield of Edwardsville, IL, Kristy Berg of Staunton, IL, & Daniel (Allison) Mayfield of Staunton, IL; grandchildren - Victoria (Luke) Tervasi, Joseph Borgini, Joshua Mayfield, Jenna Mayfield, Paul Berg, Colton Mayfield, Julia Mayfield, & Laine Mayfield; two brothers - Robert (Cathy) Straub of Edwardsville, IL, & Larry Straub of St. Louis, MO.
She was preceded in death by her parents - Lawrence & Ruby Straub; an infant son - Danny Mayfield; an infant grandson - Caleb Mayfield; her sister - Beverly Anderson; her mother-in-law & father-in-law - Paul & Maybelle Mayfield; & two brothers-in-law - Timothy & David Mayfield.
A Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 AM on Sunday, November 5, 2023 at Hope Tabernacle in Staunton, IL, with Joseph Borgini officiating. Everyone is invited to attend.
Memorials may be made to Hope Tabernacle in Staunton, Illinois.