Charles “Kenny” “Smitty” Smith; devoted husband of Kathleen nee Marley; cherished father of Gayle (Kevin) Basgall, Megan (Fred) Martin and the late Matthew; also Geoff (Holly); loving grandfather of Bonnie and Kevin Basgall, Marley Erickson-Smith, Flynn and Gwenn Martin, Kelly, Courtney, Wyatt and Elliott; dear brother of Sharon (Dennis) Rizzo and Robert (Chris) and the late Katherine (John) Ortiz, Richard (Linda), Fred (Gate) and Ron (Tim); fond uncle of many; longtime driver at Business Interiors/Environetex and 15 years at First Student of Schaumberg. Visitation Tuesday 4-8 PM at The Oaks Funeral Home 1201 E. Irving Park Rd (Irving & Prospect), Itasca. Family and friends will gather for visitation 9 AM until Mass of Christian Burial 10 AM at Queen of the Rosary Church 750 W Elk Grove Blvd, Elk Grove Village. Interment All Saints Cemetery. For info 630-250-8588 or www.oaksfh.com
Elizabeth “Betty” Young, 100; loving wife of the late Raymond F. Sr.; devoted mother of Barbara P. and Raymond F. (Diane); beloved grandmother of Sharon Beth (Kevin) Flaherty and Jill Anne (Luis) Melendez Young; cherished great grandmother of Josie, Emma, and Sylvie; dear daughter of the late John and Margaret Ross; adored sister of the late Jerry Meyer; fond aunt of Jan Widner, Molly Harami, and more nieces, nephews, and great nieces. Funeral Saturday 9 AM from Gibbons Family Funeral Home 5917 W. Irving Park Rd. (1/2 Block East of Austin) to St. Edward Church. Mass 10:30 AM. Interment St. Adalbert Cemetery. Visitation Friday 3-8 PM. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the charity of your choice. For info 773-777-3944 or www.GFFH.com
Mary Pat Handrigan nee Dolan; beloved wife of the late Deacon Thomas J; loving mother of Mary Jean, Thomas J. Jr; Margaret, Kathleen (John) Aug, Michael (Michelle) and James (Gina); cherished grandmother of Katie (John) Benson, Patrick, Teagan, Ashley Pearson, and Christina (Ken) Berglund; adoring great grandmother of Charlie, Kylian and Rowan; dear sister of the late Sr. Jean Frances, Margaret (the late John) Franklin and Raymond (Sandy) Dolan; beloved sister-in-law of the late Mary Gay and Robert Henke; fond aunt, cousin, and friend of many. Mary Pat was involved in many ministries at Our Lady of Victory Church; she was a member of the choir for 60 years, a member of Women’s Sodality (CCW), mother’s club, den mother for boy scouts, and religious leader for the girl scout Marian Awards; most importantly she was “Deacon Wife” to her husband Tom. Visitation Friday 3-8 PM at Gibbons Family Funeral Home, 5917 W. Irving Park Rd. (1/2 Block East of Austin). Interment All Saints Cemetery. For info 773-777-3944 or www.gffh.com
Mary Elizabeth Kolasinski; loving wife of the late James Sr.; cherished mother of James (Elizabeth Vega-Kolasinski) and Casey (Meagan Strantz); devoted grandmother of Faye. Visitation Sunday 3-6 PM at Gibbons Family Funeral Home 5917 W. Irving Park Rd. (1/2 block East of Austin). *Please follow Covid-19 mask guidelines.* Family and friends will meet for Mass of Christian Burial Monday at 10:30 AM at St. Pascal Church (Irving Park and Melvina). Interment St. Adalbert Cemetery. For info www.gffh.com or (773) 777-3944.
Joseph Patrick Meyer, suddenly; beloved son of Kay nee Fitzgerald and Irvin; loving brother of Christy (Tony), Amy (Joe) and Megan; fond uncle of Alex, Jesse, Mia, Gio, and Stella; dear nephew and cousin of many; We invite you to visit , pay your respects, share a story as we remember Joey this Saturday 4-7 PM at our home. *Please follow all COVID-19 guidelines, including wearing a mask.* In lieu of flower please make a donation to NAMI www.donate.nami.org or charity of your choice.
Joan P. Boggins; beloved daughter of the late Michael and Annie K; cherished sister of Mary (Gordon) Magill and Michael (Eileen); fond aunt of Sean Magill, Colleen and Kelly Boggins; Visitation Saturday 10 AM until time of Mass at 11 AM at Immaculate Conception Church (Harlem & Talcott). *Please follow Covid-19 mask guidelines.* Interment Maryhill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Hillcrest Nursing Center, Round Lake Beach, IL. Arrangements entrusted to Gibbons Family Funeral Home.
John Walsh, native of Listowel, Co. Kerry, Ireland; beloved husband of Dalisay and the late Teresa; loving father of Teresa (Michael) Madro, Mary (Robert) Southern, John James, Daniel (Kathleen) and Eddie (Margaret); cherished grandfather of Jessica, Danielle, Sean, Dana, Bobby, Michael and Tommy; fond brother, uncle and friend to many. Proud Union member of Local 399 and US Army Veteran. Visitation Sunday 3 -8 PM at Gibbons Family Funeral Home, 5917 W. Irving Park Rd. (1/2 Block East of Austin). Family and Friends will meet Monday at St. Pascal Church (Irving Park Rd. & Melvina) for Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM. Interment All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Catholic Charities or St. Pascal Church.
Kay J. McAndrew; beloved wife of the late John ; loving mother of Maureen (Glenn) Karlowicz, John (Maria), James, and the late Michael and Kathleen; cherished grandmother of 10. Service Private. Interment All Saints Cemetery.
Lorraine J. Nemec nee Thompson, 97; beloved wife of the late Irvin; loving mother of Richard and Karen Nemec; cherished grandmother of Joseph Nemec, Corrina Demma, Hannah Nemec and great-grandmother of 4; dear sister of Gloria and Tom Thompson; fond aunt of many; Services Private. Interment Memory Gardens Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Gibbons Family Funeral Home. For info 773-777-3944 or www.GFFH.com
Mary Jean Miller nee Mueller; beloved wife of the late Ralph; loving mother of Linda O’Connor (Robert), Nancy Miller, Richard (Catherine) Miller and Ronald Miller. Devoted grandmother of Erin O’Connor, Ronald II (Monica), Rachel, Heather and the late Susanna. Cherished great-grandmother of Joshua Miller; Dear sister of Gloria A. (William) Mercer; Fond aunt of many; A Memorial Mass will be held 10:30 AM Saturday, August 21 at Franciscan Village, 1270 Village Dr., Lemont. Interment will be held privately at Rosehill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers Clearbrook or Make-A-Wish. For info 773-777-3944 or www.GFFH.com