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

Phone:(773) 777-3944

Fax:(773) 777-3295


Nellie Gavin

Visitation: May 16, 2017


Ellen “Nellie” Gavin nee Hennigan, 76, native of Swinford, Co. Mayo, Ireland; beloved wife of Jack; loving mother of Eileen (Luke) Kelly, Kathy (Jim) Clancy, John (Bliss), Tony, Patty (Seamus) Dunleavy, and Kelly (Terry) Gillespie and the late Jacqueline and Baby Gavin; cherished grandmother of Aidan, Luke, Brenna, and Sean Kelly, John, Patrick (Kelly), and Shannon Clancy, Conner, Jack, and Ty Gavin; Jackie Gavin, Stephen, Danny, Jaclynn, Erin, Mairead, and Kate Dunleavy, Shea, Danny, and Quinn Gillespie; dear sister of Kathleen (the late Jerry) Daly, Maureen (the late Eddie) Broderick, Nora (the late Tom) O’Brien and the late John and Thomas Hennigan; fond aunt of many; Funeral Wednesday 10:15 AM from Gibbons Family Funeral Home 5917 W. Irving Park RD (½ Block East of Austin) to Immaculate Conception Church (Harlem & Talcott). Mass 11 AM. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Visitation Tuesday 3-9 PM. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to American Cancer Society. For info 773-777-3944 or

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