Mary Buehler

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Mary Ellen Buehler, nee Gramc, 75, of New Athens, IL, born January 14, 1943 in East St. Louis, IL, died December 25, 2018, at Mercy Hospital, St. Louis, MO.

Mrs. Buehler was retired from Weyhaupt Packing after 25 years of service. Mary was an avid Cardinal fan and enjoyed going to the casino.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles R. Sr., and Christine M., nee Johnson, Gramc; and a brother, Charles R. Gramc, Jr.

She is survived by her husband of 30 years, Jeffrey W. Buehler;
two daughters, Melody A. (Mike) Graminski of Collinsville, IL, and Michelle (Rick) Armstrong of Highland, IL;
a son, Joe (Donna) Buehler of Okawville, IL;
eight grandchildren, Eric (Melodi) Davies, Cory Graminski, Bryon (Kirsten) Graminski, Angela Mohler, Kylie and Kaden Buehler, Danielle (Roger) Lynes, and Victoria (Fiancé Corey Harter) Mollet;
two great-grandchildren, Logan and Iris;
a brother, Pete E. Gramc of New Athens, IL;
a sister-in-law, Judith Gramc;
and many half brothers and sisters.

Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation: Friends may visit from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, December 28, 2018, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.



9 Comments on Mary Buehler

Joyce and Mike Behrns said : Guest Report Dec 28, 2018 at 11:00 PM

So sorry for your loss. Mike worked with Mary at Weyhaupt's. Our thoughts and prayers are for the family.

  • Fayetteville
  • Illinois
Joe and Paula VanEeckhoute said : Guest Report Dec 28, 2018 at 10:04 PM

Jeff & Family: So sorry to hear about Mary's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  • Mascoutah
  • IL
Tom & Yvonne Auer said : Guest Report Dec 28, 2018 at 6:17 PM

Joe Donna and Family our deepest sympathy on your loss

  • Climax Springs
  • Missouri
Chris Morrison said : Guest Report Dec 28, 2018 at 4:59 PM

Melody, your Mom had a great smile and was so much fun at your parties. Thinking and praying for you and your family. Love and Hugs. From Jim too.

  • Collinsville
  • IL
Jerry & Dorothy George said : Guest Report Dec 27, 2018 at 5:33 PM

We are very sorry Jeff to hear Mary is gone! She was a good friend and listener! Always ready to help others. Praying for your comfort and that of your entire family!

  • Waterloo
  • IL
Carroll perez said : Guest Report Dec 27, 2018 at 4:09 AM

Deepest sympathy to you melody and all your family. Love and hugs. For all of you

  • Troy
  • illinois
Cobby/carroll. Perez said : Guest Report Dec 27, 2018 at 4:02 AM

Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. Melody. I know much you loved and enjoyed being with her. Stay strong.

  • Troy
  • Illinois
Steve Mathis said : Guest Report Dec 27, 2018 at 1:22 AM

Vickie and I are neighbors to Mary and her husband Jeff, we are just shocked to hear of Mary's death.....I can recall cutting grass and seeing Mary in her yard doing yard work and taking a few minutes to talk with me.....Mary you will be missed , Vickie and I will never forget you and will forever have fond memories of you and thank you for being a part of our lives......we will pray for Mary's family to find peace .

  • new athens
  • IL
Donna Goepfert said : Guest Report Dec 26, 2018 at 7:06 PM

Mary was a bright light in this world. She was always ready to help someone. Jeff and Mary are dear friends of ours, and memories of Mary will always be with us. God Bless you Jeff and family Jack and Donna

  • Belleville
  • Illinois

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