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    Mary A. Minervini

    Mary A. Minervini nee Cicchino. Beloved wife of the late Frank A. Minervini. Loving mother of Michael (Sandra) Minervini, the late Mario (the late Karen) Minervini, Frank (Shannon) Minervini II, Daniel (Paulette) Minervini, Mary Gallegos and Marie Minervini. Cherished grandmother of Anthony (Lisa), Mark, Nicole, Tressa (Dan), Michael, Lisa, Joseph, Ross, Frank III (Amanda), Michelle (David), Angela, Madalyn (Nick), Shane, Danielle, Cooper (Kijrstjn), Christopher (Ripley), Melanie, Vincent, Cameron (Destinee) and Marina. Proud great-grandmother of 21 beautiful children and many grand-fur-babies. She really loved her pets, as part of the family. Dearly loved sister-in-law, cousin and aunt of many wonderful people. Mary was a sign language interpreter for the Chicago Hearing…

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    Raymond G. Gorski

    Raymond H. Gorski, U.S. Army Veteran. Beloved husband of Alice nee Wilkins. Cherished father of Norean Mitchell & Raymond J. Gorski. Loving uncle of many nieces & nephews. Interment private at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Proud member of Local #73 Sheet Metal Workers Union.  

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    Shirlee M. Zuraff

    Shirlee M. Zuraff nee Bianchetta. Beloved wife of the late John. Cherished mother of Christine (the late John) Smith & Jeannine (Thomas) Wallace. Devoted grandmother of Bradley (Michele) Smith, Andrew Smith, Amanda (Cory) Baynard, Matthew (Isabella) Wallace & Ashley Wallace. Loving great grandmother of Meghan, Jason, Ryann, Peyton, Aubri & Bradi. Proud great-great grandmother of Archer. Dear cousin and friend of many. Entombment private at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Longtime Christ Hospital volunteer.

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    Genevieve K. Ksiazek

    Due to current circumstances, a private family graveside service will be held and a celebration of Genevieve’s long life will be planned at St. Germaine Church at a later date.

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    Kathleen T. Lauterbach

    Kathleen T. Lauterbach nee Donnelly. Beloved wife of the late Norman. Loving mother of Lisa (Terrence) Quinn. Cherished grandmother of William Quinn. Dear sister of Thomas (Cathy) Donnelly, Noreen Bennett, Mickey Smith & the late Patrick (Marilyn) Donnelly, Maureen Gecas & William Donnelly. Fond aunt of many. Memorial Service at a later date.

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    John W. Hertzel

    John W. Hertzel, 68 years, of Poland, Ohio formerly of Chicago. Loving father of Dorie Maryan of Indianapolis, IN & the late  James Hertzel. Proud grandfather of 1. Devoted son of the late Patricia nee Fealey & Martin Hertzel. Dear brother of Martin (Patricia) Hertzel of Chicago, Daniel (Marilyn) Hertzel of Chicago, Pastor Tom (Patricia) Hertzel of Poland, OH, MaryElizabeth Hertzel of Boston, MA & the late Tim Hertzel & infant brother Jimmy Hertzel. Proud uncle of many nieces & nephews. Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Thursday at 10:00 am. Interment St. Mary Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday March…

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    Ruth E. Burke

    Ruth E. Burke, nee Wendt. Beloved wife of the late Thomas S. Burke. Loving mother of James W. Burke, John J. (Erin) Burke, Ret. C.P.D.-I.S.P. & and the late Thomas P. (Joan) Burke. Cherished grandmother of Keith (Adrienne), Peter, Kristin, John Joseph II, C.P.D. (Kirstie), Patrick (Anne), Elyse (Mike) & Austin. Fond great grandmother of 6. Dear sister of Suzanne (the late Dominic) Panarisi, the late Jeanne (Dee) Hayes, Fred (Eleanor) Wendt & Pat (Fred) Langston. Proud aunt of many. Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St. in Oak Lawn, where Services will take place Wednesday at 10:00 am. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Visitation Tuesday from…

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    Sister Sheila Lyne, R.S.M.

    Sister Sheila (Carmeletta) Lyne, R.S.M. Beloved Sister of Mercy for 67 years. Devoted daughter of the late Catherine nee O’Donoghue & Thomas Lyne. Loving sister of the late Eileen “Gig” Lyne & Jerry (Nancy) Lyne. Proud aunt of Terry (Katie) Lyne, Tim (Mary) Lyne & Sheila (John) Mastandrea. Cherished great aunt of many. Visitation Friday from 12:00 pm noon until 4:00 pm at Mercy Hall, 10044 S. Central Park in Chicago. Mass of Christian Burial Friday 4:00 pm at Mercy Hall, 10044 S. Central Park in Chicago. Private Burial. Sister Sheila Lyne was the former CEO of Mercy Hospital in Chicago and  Commissioner of Health for the City of Chicago.…

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    Catalina G. Reyes

      Catalina G. Reyes nee Gutierrez. Beloved wife of Augustin Reyes Sr. Loving mother of Eduardo (Nancy) Reyes & Augustin Reyes Jr. (Teresa) Cherished grandmother of Isabella, Gabriel, Sydney & Nicholas. Devoted sister of Benjamin Gutierrez, Martha Munoz, Ezekiel Gutierrez, Conrad Gutierrez & the late Isaac Gutierrez, Eva Flores,  Jose Angel Gutierrez  & Daniel Gutierrez. Proud aunt to many nieces and nephews. Funeral Saturday 10 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St. Oak Lawn. Interment Mount Auburn. Visitation Friday from 3 pm until 9 pm. Thompsonkuensterfuneralhome.com 708-425-0500

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    Carla J. Sciaccotta

    Carla J. Sciaccotta nee Pehlman. Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St. in Oak Lawn where Services will take place Wednesday at 10:00 am. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Visitation Tuesday from 3:00 pm until 8:00 pm.

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    Helen F. Kraan

    Helen F. Kraan nee Barker. Beloved wife of John Kraan. Loving mother of Karan (Daniel) Scholtens, & Kristen (fiancé Marie Berner) Kraan. Cherished grandmother of Kaitlyn (fiance Alexander Hallahan) Scholtens & Taylor Scholtens. Dear sister of the late Alan Joseph Barker. Family will greet friends and neighbors Saturday March 14th from 1:00 pm with a Chapel Service at 4:00 pm. send flowers

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    Anthony J. Tufano

    Anthony J. Tufano, U.S. Army Veteran. Cherished father of Theresa (Michael) Platt, Deborah (Wade Weyer) Punda, James Tufano & Geri (Richard) Sterling. Beloved grandfather of many. Loving brother of Dolores Koziel, Madeline Podrazik, Marge Thomas, Sandra Taxler, Lou Campo, Lyle Wilson & the late Michael Campo. Proud uncle of many nieces & nephews. Funeral Saturday 8:30 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St. Oak Lawn to St. Albert the Great Church, Burbank, for Mass at 9:30 am. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Visitation Friday from 3:00 pm until 9:00 pm.   send flowers

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    Don V. Mayer

    Don V. Mayer, U.S. Army Veteran. Beloved husband of Marilyn nee Norton. Loving father of Timothy (Margaret) Mayer, Patrick (Shelly) Mayer, Christopher Mayer & the late Reenie (John) McTeague. Cherished “Oompa” of  Sarah, T.J., Jack, Luke, Rachel (Cody), Ryan, Brooke, Rocky, Torri, Reily, Jake & Boz. Dear brother of the late William & Mary Grace Mayer & Robert & Lydia Mayer. Fond uncle of many nieces & nephews. Funeral Monday 8:45 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to St. Gerald Church for Mass at 9:30 am. Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery. Visitation Sunday from 3:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Proud member of Local…

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    Donald W. Dolan

    Donald W. Dolan. Beloved husband of Patricia nee Dwyer for 61 years. Loving father of Linda (Steven) Christianson, Ken Dolan, Gary (Judy) Dolan, Kevin (Michelle) Dolan & the late Tom Dolan & Karen Dolan. Cherished grandfather of Tommy, Mark, Grant, Shannon, Anna, Erin, Maggie, Kailey & Emily. Devoted great grandfather of 5. Dear brother of the late James & Peg Dolan. Fond brother in law of Kathy (the late Bud) Dwyer & Kay (the late Marty) Ryan. Proud uncle of many nieces & nephews. Funeral Friday 9:30 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St. in Oak Lawn to St. Gerald Church for Mass at 10:30 am. Interment…

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    Bernard F. Fadden

    Bernard F. Fadden, U.S. Marine Corps Veteran. Beloved husband of Marion Carol nee Leiser. Loving father of Mary Frances Doody, Daniel (Maureen) Fadden, Catherine McAvoy & Timothy Fadden. Cherished grandfather of Dan Fadden, Kathleen Fadden,  Erin Doody, Siobhan McAvoy &  Kieran McAvoy. Dear brother of the late Gerald (Virginia) Fadden, Edward Allen, Mary Dewan & Patricia Shannon. Proud uncle of many nieces & nephews. Funeral Thursday 8:45 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St in Oak Lawn to St. Gerald Church for Mass at 9:30 am. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday from 3:00 pm until 9:00 pm. send flowers

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    Elizabeth “Marge” Lonergan

    Elizabeth “Marge” Lonergan nee Butler. Beloved wife of the late James F. Lonergan. Loving mother of John (Darleen) Lonergan, Cathleen (the late Leroy Cravens) Lonergan, Patricia (Wayne Jentel) Lonergan, Thomas (Liz) Lonergan, Barbara (Daniel) Hamilton, Donald (Vernice) Lonergan & Judith (Richard) Ferneau. Cherished grandmother of Kelly, Kate, Kevin, Christopher, Chad, Sandy, Colleen, Sarah, James, Patrick, Timothy, Matthew, Elizabeth, Jeffrey, Kathryn, Susan & Shamika. Proud great grandmother of many. Dear sister of the late Robert & Gertrude Butler. Fond sister in law of Margaret (the late Fran) Calandriello, Rose Mary (the late Joseph) Gorman & Delores (the late William) Lonergan. Devoted aunt, cousin & friend of many. Funeral Tuesday 9:00 am…

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    Nick Sanello

    Nick Sanello. Beloved husband of the late Alice nee O’Donnell. Loving father of Linda (the late Mark) Harrison, Donna (Bill) Couch, Debra Sanello, Retired C.P.D., Nickolette (Dan) Woods & the late Rose & Joseph Bernth & Kathleen & Richard Mysliwiec. Cherished grandfather of Christine, Robyn, & the late Vince & Nick. Proud great grandfather of Vince, Joe, Anthony, Michael & Nathan. Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St. in Oak Lawn where Services will take place Saturday February 15 at 8:00 pm. Interment private. Visitation Saturday from 3:00 pm until 9:00 pm.   send flowers

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    Nicholas Gaydos

    Nicholas Gaydos, passed February 5th, age 89. He served his country in the Army during Korean War and worked for 42 years as an installer for Western Electric retiring at age 67. He coached basketball for several years at St. Mary Byzantine School 1975-1980. Devoted husband to Geraldine nee Svoboda for 64 years prior to her passing in 2018. Loving father of Michael, Karen (Fred Sr.) Mulvaney, Susan (David) Bialek, Steven (Amy Hess), and the late Richard. Dear grandfather of Fred Jr. (Ashley Dudek) Mulvaney, Alex (Jessie DeLuca) Gaydos, and Sophia Gaydos.  Great-grandfather of Luke and Jack Mulvaney. Dearest son of the late Michael & Mary Popernik. Fond brother of…

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    Gene M. Randich

    Gene M Randich, First Lieutenant U.S. Army Veteran. Beloved husband of Helen nee Siedoff. Loving Father of Barbara (Brad) Smith, Karen Randich Stone and Russell (Deanne) Randich. Cherished Grandfather of Cager (Jessie), Justin (Lindsey), Travis (Maria), Elizabeth (Derek), Tom Jacob (Brianna), Megan (fiancé Tyler), Lindsey (fiancé Abraham) & Luke (fiancé Betty). Proud Great Grandfather of Audrey, Owen, Lucas, Preston, Ryker, Beckham, Zayn, Ezra & Baby Rollend. Dear brother of Roy (Fran) Randich & the late Gail (Beverly) Randich. Fond brother-in-law of many & uncle of many nieces & nephews. Gene was a proud alumnus of Purdue University with a degree in Civil Engineering where he received the Distinguished Engineering Alumnus…

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    Nicolena C. Distasio

    Funeral Thursday 9:15 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home to Our Lady of Loretto Church in Hometown for Mass at 10:00 am. Interment St. Mary Cemetery. Visitation Thursday from 8:30 am until the time of prayers at 9:15 am.

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    Saturnina Diaz Montanez

    Funeral Saturday 8:15 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home to St. Aloysius Church, 2300 W. Le Moyne St. in Chicago for Mass at 10:00 am. Interment St. Joseph Cemetery. Visitation Friday from 3:00 pm until 9:00 pm. send flowers

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    Bill M. Steininger

    Bill M. Steininger, U.S. Navy Veteran. Beloved husband of Jaqueline nee Williams. Loving father of Eric Steininger, Jon Steininger & Darby (James) Pytel. Cherished grandfather of James (Yesenia) Pytel & Kali Pytel. Dear brother of Joyce Toscano, Paul (Diane) Steininger & Robert (Rosie) Steininger. Fond uncle of many nieces & nephews. Inurnment Private. Visitation Thursday February 6th at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn from 1:00 pm until 9:00 pm. 708-425-0500 send flowers

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    Kimberly S. Jones Harris

    Kimberly S. Jones Harris, Suddenly. Beloved wife of Donald Harris Sr. Loving mother of Donald (Jennifer) Harris & Derek Dixon. Cherished grandmother of Kaitlyn, Mason & December. Fond sister of Duane (Gene) Jones, Darnell Jones, Bernadine Jones & the late Clarence Jones Jr., Ricardo Jones, Leonard Jones, David Jones, Mark Jones, Tyree Jones, & Renee Carter. Dear aunt of many nieces & nephews. Interment Mount Hope Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday from 3:00 pm until 8:00 pm.

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    Ann M. Garrett

    Ann M. Garrett nee Kunysz, 82. Beloved wife of the late Franklin J. Garrett, Sr. Loving mother of Carolyn (Mark) Kazzaz, Patricia (Jack) Krzesinski, Michael (Kelley) Garrett, & the late Franklin J. Garrett, Jr. Cherished grandmother of Mark, Catherine, Matthew, Michael, Nick, Adam, Tabitha & Emma. Devoted great-grandmother of Teddy, Jacob, Eliot & Maddie. Dear sister of the late John Kunysz. Fond friend of many. Interment Private.

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    Sonia B. Winkler

    Sonia B. Winkler nee Chmielewski, 101 years, passed away peacefully at home on January 24. Beloved wife of the late Alvin L. Winkler for 68 years. Left to cherish her memory are her daughter Linda, and longtime dedicated caretaker Helen Chowaniec. She is also survived by her brother Ted Chmielewski, nieces Karen Trumper and Diane Pacholik and nephew Mike Chmielewski. Funeral Monday 8:45 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to St. Linus Church for Mass at 9:30 am. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Visitation Sunday from 3:00 pm until 7:00 pm. Sonia grew up working in her family’s bakery on Chicago’s South Side.  For…

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    Robert J. Nix

    Robert J. “Bob” Nix, 61 years, Suddenly. Beloved “Charlie” of the late Helen & Robert Nix. Loving father of Michael (Robyn) Nix & Cindy Nix. Cherished grandpa of Branden, Jonathan, Caitlyn, Richie, Michael, Vincent, Matthew & Trevor. Proud great grandpa of Carrie Lou. Devoted companion of Debbie Kaufman. Dear brother of Marilyn (Thomas) Martin. Fond uncle, cousin & friend of many. Will be missed by his four legged friend Logan. Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St. in Oak Lawn where Services will take place Friday at 8:00 pm. Visitation Friday from 4:00 pm until 9:00 pm. Interment private. Member of DC14 Local 184, Printer’s Union.…

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    Chester J. Iwanski

    Chester J. Iwanski, 81 years, U.S. Army Veteran. Beloved husband of Sandra nee Hofrichter. Loving father of Sharon Castagnino, Stephen Iwanski, Sue Ann (Shawn) Fisher & Diane (Michael) Wisneski. Cherished grandfather of Nicolas, Venessa, Lauren, Kaitlyn, Stephanie, Michael & Samantha. Dear brother, uncle, cousin & friend of many. Treasured friend of John Graefen. Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Friday at 11:00 am. Interment Mt. Auburn Cemetery. Visitation Thursday from 3:00 pm until 8:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Joliet Area Community Hospice, 250 Waterstone Circle, Joliet, IL 60431 would be greatly appreciated.  

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    Rogelio “Ton” Vargas Jr.

    Rogelio “Ton” Vargas Jr., 34 years, Suddenly. Devoted father of Alexa Kuntzman. Beloved son of Rogelio & Yvonne Vargas. Loving brother of Manuela (Jason Newville) Vargas, Victoria (Kevin) Socha & Cristina Vargas. Cherished grandson of Josephina Reyes & the late Elena Vargas & the late Jesus Navarez. Devoted uncle of Jason Jr., Elena & Yvonne. Dear nephew of Pablo, Josephine, Elizabeth, Eugene, Julie, Raul, Sylvia, Lydia, Nicolas, Miguel, Maria del Rosario & the late Candelaria. Fond cousin & friend of many. Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Wednesday at 7:30 pm. Interment private. Visitation Wednesday from 3:00 pm…

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    Michael F. Kalafut

    Michael F. Kalafut, U.S. Army Veteran, passed away peacefully with his devoted family at his side. Beloved husband of Maureen nee Fitzgerald. Loving father of Kathleen (Ron) Maday, Vicki (Edward Kosek Jr.) Glim, Steven Kalafut &  Michelle Babics. Cherished grandfather of Jennifer (Matt), Katie, Kris, Kyleigh, Erika & Jake. Dear brother of Toots (John) Holmes, Rita Schumm & the late  William (Cheri) Kalafut. Fond uncle, brother in law and friend of many. Funeral Saturday 9:30 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St. Oak Lawn to St. Louis de Montfort Church for Mass at 10:30 am. Interment private at a later date. Visitation Friday from 3:00 pm…

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    Thelma E. Ramsay

    Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home where Services will take place Saturday February 1st at 12 noon. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Visitation Saturday February 1st from 10 am until the time of Services at 12 noon. send flowers

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    Carl M. Trotto, Sr.

    Carl M. Trotto Sr., 87, U.S. Army Veteran. Passed away January 18, 2020 with his loving family at his side. Beloved husband of the late Barbara nee Steinbach. Loving father of Carl Jr. (Maureen) Trotto, Paul Sr. (Michele) Trotto, & Stephen Sr. (Brenda) Trotto. Cherished grandfather of Stacy, Christine, Rose, Paul Jr., Vanessa, Jonathan, Stephen Jr., Jordan, Carissa & Dylan. Great-grandfather of 6. Fond uncle and friend of many.  Funeral Friday 10:00 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn. Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery. Visitation Thursday from 3:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Carl M. Trotto Sr., past owner of Clip Artists Barber Shop in…