Madonna Marie Teets (69) of Montrose


Published on April 28 2012 5:00 pm

Madonna Marie Teets, age 69, of Montrose, IL passed away at 1:40 PM – Saturday, April 7, 2012 at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham, IL.

Funeral services celebrating Madonna’s life will be held at 10:00 AM – Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Sigel, IL with Pastor Gary Fortkamp officiating.  Burial will be in the Jewett Cemetery in Jewett, IL.  Visitation will be held 5:00-8:00 PM – Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at the Bishop Funeral Home in Greenup, IL.  There will also be visitation ½ hour before the services in church.  Memorials may be made to the St. Paul’s Cemetery Fund or donor’s choice.  The obituary can be viewed and condolences left at

Madonna was born on May 29, 1942 in Cumberland County, IL the daughter of Alvin and Florence (Willenborg) Bushur.  She married William Teets on August 8, 1970 and he survives.  Madonna retired from John Boos Company in Effingham after 50 years of service.  Madonna was a devoted member of the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Sigel where she taught Sunday school for many years and sang in the choir. Madonna enjoyed spending time with family especially her grandchildren.  She loved the outdoors especially gardening and raising flowers.

Madonna is survived by: Husband of 41 years – William Teets of Montrose, IL...Son – Brian (Maria) Teets of Montrose, IL...Sister – Pauline (Richard) Kinkelaar of Effingham, IL...Brother – Kenneth (Karen) Bushur of Sigel, IL...Grandchildren – Logan and Rachael Teets of Montrose, IL.

Madonna was preceded in death by her parents.