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Irene R. Ireton (nee Bonney) of Palos Heights, IL

Passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Born October 15, 1930, she was the loving mother of Paul, Mary (George) Sawertailo, Patricia (Thomas) Homolka.  Fond Grandmother of Madeline, Kathrine, and Gregory Sawertailo, and Brittney, Brooke and Rosie O’Grady. Irene was the beloved daughter of the late Frank and Alice Bonney. Loving sister of Grace Martos and James, the late Frank Jr., Robert, Norbert, Mary Staatz, Raymond, Alice Bartik, Patricia, Lenore, and Leona Worden; dear aunt of many nieces and nephews. Irene was a longtime employee of Palos Community Hospital, devoted wife and mother, and breast cancer survivor. Visitation Monday, July 23rd from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass 11:30 a.m. at Saint Julie Billiart Church, 7399 W. 159th Street, Tinley Park. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements were placed in the confidence of the Kerry Funeral Home & Cremation Care Center in Palos Heights.


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Carmen Michael Pinto, U.S. Army Veteran during the Vietnam War and recipient of the Purple Heart.

Age 77. Passed away peacefully at his home on July 9, 2018. Beloved husband of 54 years to Concetta (nee Ferro). Loving father of Michele R. Pinto, Nicole (David) Campbell & Renee (Joseph) LaPorta. Cherished papa of Nicholas & Connor Campbell and Luciana & Carmine LaPorta. Devoted Son of the late Costantino & Virginia (nee Markase) Pinto. Fond brother of Antoinette Maione, Bernadette (Thomas) Stoecker, Maria Pinto, Joseph Pinto, the late Silvio Pinto & the late Costantino (Andy) Pinto. Kind brother-in-law of Thomas (Clelia) Ferro. Dear son-in-law of the late Thomas & Rose (nee O’Mera) Ferro. Treasured uncle of Michael (Lisa) Maione, Philip (Cristin) Maione, Paul (Tracey) Maione, Vincent (Brigitte) Maione, Rebecca (Chris) Siffel, A.J. Pinto, Jennifer (Marc) Pierce & Silvio Pinto and great uncle of 10. Good-hearted cousin to many. Fun-loving & generous to countless friends. Carmen worked in sales at RC Cola for 20+ years. He was a successful Farmers Insurance Agent in LaGrange IL for 25+ years. Carmen enjoyed semi-retirement as an associate partner at King-Foreman Insurance Agency in Park Ridge, IL. Carmen was active with Action Sertoma. He was a proud member of O.N.I.A.C. & the Gleneagles Mens Club. Former member of Knights of Columbus, St. Albert the Great Council. His big smile & gregarious personality will be missed by all who knew him. Visitation Thursday, July 12th from 3 until 9 p.m. Chapel prayers Friday, July 13th, 9 a.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home & Cremation Care Center, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights proceeding to Our Lady of the Woods Church, Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. Entombment: Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Contributions in Carmen’s name can be made to the Rush University Medical Center, c/o Stephanie A. Gregory MD, 1653 Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL 60612.

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  • Carmen & Rosa Passi (Tuesday, July 10 18 09:30 am EDT)

    Please accept deepest sympathy, May he RIP!! fond memories of a long friendship!

  • John Swiniarski (Wednesday, July 11 18 10:53 am EDT)

    We share that Viet Nam Brotherhood and friendship, I remembered Carmen everyday in my prayers. Please accept my sympathy and prayers, may Carm now rest in peace. God Bless his soul.

  • ROBERT & LYNDA raymond ESPOSITO (Wednesday, July 11 18 11:24 am EDT)




  • willie Simpson (Thursday, July 12 18 11:19 am EDT)

    sorry I can't be there my deepest sympathy, may he RIP

  • Tony & Melissa Corona (Thursday, July 12 18 12:43 pm EDT)

    We are so sorry for your loss. Carmen was a great man. I really enjoyed talking with him and Joe & Renee's parties..

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William E. "Bill" Rudolph

Proud U.S. Army Veteran during the Vietnam War. Loving Husband of Clarice (nee Roe). Cherished Father of Mark (Jeannie), David (Marissa) & Laura. Adoring Grandfather "Papa" of Dylan, Evan, Emma, Owen, Caden & Ashlyn. Visitation Sunday, July 8th from 2 until 8 p.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home & Cremation Care Center, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights. Family & Friends will gather Monday, July 9th at The Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 7800 W. McCarthy Road, Palos Heights for a lying-in-state at 1 p.m. until time of service 2 p.m. Family & Friends will gather Wednesday, July 11th, 12:00 p.m., Noon at the Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, IL for committal services. Contributions to The Salvation Army National Headquarters, 615 Slaters Lane P.O. Box 269, Alexandria, VA 22313 would be appreciated.

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  • Sue and Mark Davi (Thursday, July 05 18 11:30 pm EDT)

    Our sincerest condolences to the family, Bill will be missed, he was the strongest, hardest working person I have ever met. Always there to lend a hand and take the time to help anyone in need. We will miss you Bill. Rest in Peace.

  • Lynn & Bill Sarkisian (Friday, July 06 18 10:50 pm EDT)

    Dear Clarice and family...we were so saddened to learn of Bill’s passing. We hope that you find peace and comfort in memories of better times. You must miss him terribly and we pray for strength for you in the days ahead.

  • John & Liz Roger & Family (Saturday, July 07 18 07:20 pm EDT)

    Dearest Clarice & Family, You have our deepest sympathy. Your loss is so incredibly shocking & sad. Even though we didn't know Bill well, we know he was a wonderful husband, father & Grandfather. Please know that you are forever in our hearts & we are praying for you. We love you.
    From your Colorado cousins.

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