State Journal-Register, The (Springfield, IL) - December 14, 2006 Deceased Name: Mary A. Krell SPRINGFIELD - Mary Alice Krell, 86, of Springfield died Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2006, at Memorial Medical Center.
She was born Sept. 8, 1920, in Springfield, the daughter of Edward P. and Emma J. Sonderhausen Smith. She married Walter Krell; he died in 1998.
Mrs. Krell worked at Country Companies Insurance for more than 20 years. She was a member of First United Methodist Church, Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary, Springfield Women's Club and the Red Hat Society. She was a life member of the Hayes-Krell Military Order of the Purple Heart Auxiliary.
Survivors: five sons, Gary Lee Krell of Dallas, Forrest Dean (wife, Cheryl) Krell of Girard, Danny Joe and Tim Edward Krell (fiancee, Gloria J. Mundy), both of Springfield, and Ted Walter (wife, Jeanie) Krell of Rowlett, Texas; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and sister, Eloise Steele of Springfield.
Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Boardman-Smith Funeral Chapel, Dr. Roger Rominger officiating. Graveside services: 1 p.m. Monday, Camp Butler National Cemetery.