Mattie E. Alsman, 90, of Bloomington, passed away at 6:40am, Monday, April 23, 2012 at ASTA Care Center in Bloomington.
Mattie was born December 11, 1921 to Allen and Rosey Smith Smiley in Glen Dean, KY. She married Arthur "Bud" Alsman on June 21, 1940; he survives.
Also surviving are children Fritzie (Gary) Schoonover, Don (Linda) Alsman, both of Bloomington, Al (Sandy) Alsman, Normal, and Patty (Jim) Keeran, Racine, WI; 9 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandson.
She was preceded in death by her parents, 1 sister, Sarah E. Reum, and 1 brother, Herman H. Smiley.
Mattie worked in food service for many years at District 87. She cherished time spent with her family, as well as camping and playing cards. Mattie enjoyed 20 winters in Florida with her husband, Bud.
Funeral services for Mattie will be held at 1pm Thursday, April 26, 2012 at East Lawn Funeral Home. Visitation will be one hour prior at the funeral home. Interment will follow at East Lawn Memorial Gardens.
The family would like to thank all the staff at ASTA Care for the wonderful care that was received. The friendship of residents is greatly appreciated.
Memorial contributions may be made to charity of the donor's choice.
Condolences or memories may be shared at www.EastLawn-Bloomington.com