Gibbons Family Funeral Home, Ltd.
5917 W. Irving Park Road
Chicago, IL 60634-2618

Phone:(773) 777-3944

Fax:(773) 777-3295

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Eileen M. Travers Plover

Eileen M. Travers Plover, 93, nee Ring;  beloved wife of the late Lawrence Travers and John Plover; loving mother of Dan (Chris) Travers, Mary Hess, Noreen Travers, Kathleen Heneghan, Larry (Sue) Travers, Tim (Lisa) Travers, Anne (Matt) Turk, Jerry (Renee) Travers, Therese (Billy) McGarry and Ellen (Padraic) Duffy; cherished grandmother of 26 and great-grandmother of 21; dear sister of John (Kathy) Ring, Noreen (the late Jack) Ryan and the late Jeremiah (the late Caroline) Ring; fond aunt of many; Visitation Thursday 3-8 PM at Gibbons Family Funeral Home 5917 W. Irving Park Rd. (1/2 Block East of Austin). Family & friends will gather for mass of Christian Burial Friday  10:30 AM at St. Emily Church, 1400 E Central Rd, Mt. Prospect. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association or Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. For info 773-777-3944 or

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Visitation Date



Service Location

Thursday, May 23 from 3-8 PM
Gibbons Family Funeral Home

Funeral Mass
Friday, May 24 at 10:30 AM
St. Emily Church
1400 E Central Rd
Mt Prospect, IL 60056

Queen of Heaven Cemetery
Hillside, IL

This post has 9 comments
Breda Darling
22 May 2024

I have very fond childhood memories of your Mom. My deepest condolences to the entire Travers family

Sean & Carole Duffy & Family Aghamore
23 May 2024

Our Deepest Sympathy to all Eileen’s Family and Friends on her very sad passing may she Rest in Peace forever in her New Home in Heaven. Lovely memories of her when she visited Aghamore a lovely Lady. Thinking of you all at this very difficult time.

Yvonne Duffy
23 May 2024

May you rest in peace Eileen in your eternal home in heaven, where you will be joined with the angels and saints. We will light a candle for you at Knock shrine. We have very fond memories of your kindness when we moved to the states in the 90s . Sending our sincere condolences to Ellen, Padraic, Liam , Maeve and all the Travers family at this sad time . We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers over these days .
Brian and Yvonne Duffy & family.

Annette duffy
24 May 2024

Sending our deepest sympathy to all of Eileen’s family at this sad time. May you now be at rest Eileen. Thinking of great memories of your visits to Ellen’s house in Aghamore. Keeping you all in our prayers in the days ahead. RIP Eileen

John Annette & Eoghan Duffy Aghamore

Winnie Moran
24 May 2024

Sincere Condolences to Ellen Padraic Liam Maeve and all the Travers family
on the sad passing of Eileen.
May she Rest in Peace.
Winnie and Jimmie Moran and family

Enda & Laraine Holmes, Galway Ireland
24 May 2024

Deepest sympathies to Eileen’s family at this time. May her gentle soul rest in peace in her eternal home. Thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time.

Anne Glavey
25 May 2024

Sincere condolences to Ellen, Padraic, Liam & Maeve and the extended Travers family on your sorrowful loss. Thinking of you all and sending our love from Aghamore.
Anne & Ciaran Glavey

Josephine Folliard
26 May 2024

Deepest sympathy to Ellen, Padraic, Liam and Maeve and all the Travers family on the sad passing of your mother/grandmother. May her gentle soul rest in peace.
From: Tommy & Josephine Folliard, Aghamore

27 May 2024

So sorry for your loss Ellen. Thinking of you and all the family. Claire, Niall, Meabh; Sees, Fionn and Conn. X


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