Obituaries

Thomas Tillesen

Visitation:November 19, 2015

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Thomas B. Tillesen, age 80; beloved husband of the late Mary Ann; loving father of Ralph (Sharon) Mueller, Paul Mueller, Susan (Bill) Bieniek, Lorelei (Chris) Clark, Tommy, Timmy and the late Jerry Tillesen; treasured grandfather and great-father of many; Visitation Thursday 3-9 PM and Friday 10:00 AM until time of service at 11:00 AM at Gibbons Family Funeral Home, 5917 W. Irving Park Rd (½ Block East of Austin). Interment Private. Special thanks to Rainbow Hospice Arc in Park Ridge for their dedicated and appreciated service. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Rainbow Hospice. For info 773-777-3944 or www.gibbonsfamilyfuneralhome.com

Sarah Lydon

Visitation:October 25, 2015

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Sarah “Sally” Anne Lydon nee Mulkeen, 94; beloved wife of the late Martin; dear sister of Ellen Mulkeen and the late Carmel (the late Ed) Hurley, Richard, Nora and Mary Mulkeen; fond aunt of Mary (John) Finnegan and Tom (Betty) Lydon; Funeral Monday 9:45 AM from Gibbons Family Funeral Home 5917 W. Irving Park RD (½ Block East of Austin) to Our Lady Mother of the Church. Mass 10:30 AM. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Visitation Sunday 3-8 PM. Native of Cashel, Ballinaugh, Co. Roscommon, Ireland. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Our Lady Mother of the Church. For info 773-777-3944 or www.gibbonsfamilyfuneralhome.com

Winifred Chinnow

Visitation:October 23, 2015

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Winifred M. Chinnow, age 90; dear daughter of the late Frank and Clara; loving sister of Ruth, Florence Nuebling, and the late Harold, Ethel, and Edward; fond aunt and great aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Friday 9AM-12PM at Gibbons Family Funeral Home 5917 W. Irving Park RD (½ Block East of Austin). Interment Montrose Cemetery. For info 773-777-3944 or gibbonsfamilyfuneralhome.com

Corinne Filbin

Visitation:October 22, 2015

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Corinne Filbin, nee Trotier, 88; beloved wife of the late Patrick C.; loving mother of Diane, Cynthia, Patrick (Renee), Felicia, Suzanne, Julie (Greg) Oravec, John; cherished grandmother of Alec and Nicholas Senese, Allison, Patrick and James Filbin, Jacqueline (Adam) Grosshuesch, Charlotte and Faith Nebergall, Evan, Olivia and Emily Oravec; dear great-grandmother of Piper Grosshuesch; fond sister of Lawrence and the late Stephen Trotier.

Ronald Thomas

Visitation:October 21, 2015

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Ronald “Porkey” Thomas; dear husband of Risa Hynes; fond father of Heather, Roberto, Ariel, Samantha, and Justin; grandfather of Angel, Aidan, and Nathan; cherished son of Fannie and the late Ronnie; beloved brother of Larry, David (Laurie), Debbie (Mario) Villarreal, Roger (Vicky), and Patty; loving uncle to many nieces and nephews

Mary McNeill

Visitation:October 19, 2015

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Mary R. McNeill, 93; Loving mother of Daniel (Frances); Cherished grandmother of Dawn, Daniel (Tricia), John (Jennifer), Ken (Brigitte) and Elizabeth (Frank). Great grandmother of 13. Funeral Tuesday 9:15 AM from Gibbons Family Funeral Home 5917 W. Irving Park RD (½ Block East of Austin) to St. Beatrice Church. Mass 10 AM. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Visitation Monday 3-9 PM. For info 773-777-3944 or www.gibbonsfamilyfuneralhome.com

George B. Berndt

Visitation:October 19, 2015

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George B. Berndt; beloved husband of the late Mary; loving father of Eileen Gross and Kevin; cherished grandfather of Noah and Brigid; fond brother of Dennis and Mary Ann Mallahan; dear son of the late George and Anna; great companion of Patricia Smith. Grew up on Chicago’s westside with a great bunch of friends. Worked as a Chicago Police Officer for 37 years with some of the finest men and women in the city. Loved to play handball with a great group of guys at the Edens A.C. and YMCA. Funeral Tuesday 9:30 AM from Gibbons Funeral Home 5917 W. Irving Park RD. to St. Tarcissus Church. Mass 10 AM. Interment All Saints. Visitation Monday 3-9 PM. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Misericordia or Midwest Palliative And Hospice Care Center. For info 773-777-3944 or www.gibbonsfamilyfuneralhome.com

John Macek

Visitation:September 25, 2015

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John “The Browser” Macek; loving husband of Ruth nee Eggers; dear father of Sharon (Ralph) Mueller, David, Cynthia (Ray) Fiala, and Julie (Frank) Naples; cherished grandfather of Geoffrey Mueller, Ryan and Ashley Macek, Emily and Sarah Fiala, Lilly, Mia Mae, and Isabella Naples; fond brother of Mary Marra; Veteran of the Korean War.

Charles J. Novak

Visitation:September 22, 2015

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Charles J. Novak, Sr., 91; beloved husband for over 66 years to Marie nee Schalk; loving father of Chuck (Theresa), Cynthia (Wojciech) Wrobel, and Cheryl; cherished grandpa of Jacqueline “Jack” Novak, Paraskevi “Parki” and Michael Mitrou, Adam Wrobel, David and Lauren Fasshauer; Army Airforce Veteran of WWII