Mary Jo Hyett-Moore
Funeral services for Mary Jo Hyett-Moore, 66 of Aledo, are Monday at 11:00 AM at Speer Funeral Home, Aledo. Burial is in Aledo Cemetery. Visitation is Sunday from 2 to 5 PM at the funeral home. Memorials may be made in Mary Jo’s name for the Mercer County Wrestling Program.
Mary Jo died Thursday, February 28, 2013 at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf.
Mary Jo was born on January 14, 1947 in Shelbyville, Indiana to Jinks & Virginia (Prosser) Richardson. She married Lane Hyett on April 7, 2010.
Mary Jo worked with her husband at the L.R. Hyett Furniture Store. Her most important job was being a devoted Mom and Grandma. She also enjoyed gardening and vacationing in Hawaii.
Those left to cherish Mary Jo’s memory include her husband, Lane; four children and spouses: Douglas (Susan) Moore of Hurst, TX; David (Amy) Moore of Batavia; Stephen (Anika) Moore of Palatine, and Andrea Moore of Rock Island ; step-daughter, Lisa (Jeremy) Finch of Aledo; Grandchildren: Jordan O’Rand; Alexandra & Adam Bravo; Chad, Connor & Alyssa Moore; Hannah, Joshua, Andrew & Aaron Moore and Liam Rhattigan; two great-grandchildren: Lucy and Eleanor Bravo; four step-grandchildren: Taylor, Tristen, Lauren & Natalie Finch; a sister: Patty Ramsey and husband, Ralph of Greenfield, Ind.; half-sister, Diana VanDellen of Lakeland, FL and her mother-in-law, Babe Hyett of Aledo.
Mary Jo was preceded in death by her parents; step-father, Harold Newkirk and her step-son, Lance Hyett.
Condolences may be left at www.speerfuneralhome.com.