Irma T. Gamauf (nee Grabenhofer)
Beloved wife of the late John E. Gamauf.
Loving mother of Linda (Jerry) Shambo & John (Kimberly) Gamauf.
Proud grandmother of Mark (Judy) Shambo, Amy (Shannon) Smylie, Michelle (Ryan) Michals & Melissa (Zach) Abraham.
Cherished great grandmother of Aidan, Jessica, Maggie, Kate, Jake & Madden.
Irma was a longtime member of the Austrian Mixed Chorus and her musical talent shimmered when she played the piano, drums and vocals.
Lying-in-state Monday, August 19th, 10:00 a.m. until time of service 11:00 a.m. at the Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 7800 W. McCarthy Road, Palos Heights. Entombment Chapel Hill Gardens South Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Saint Patrick’s Residence, 1400 Brookdale Road, Naperville, IL 60563 would be appreciated.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Kerry Funeral Home in Palos Heights.
Lucille L. Ryan (nee Bort), 91, passed away peacefully and surrounded by loving members of her family. Lucille was the youngest daughter of the late Stanley and Mary Bort, and baby sister of Al, Ed, Ted, Stan, Elinor, and Adeline. For over 25 years, she was the beloved wife of the late Frank J. Ryan. Lucille is survived by her devoted children, Mary Jo (George, CFD Retired) Lynch and Frank Ryan; her cherished grandchildren, Daniel, Jennifer, Megan, Courtney, and Frank; and treasured niece Gloria (Don, deceased) Jiskra along with many other beloved nieces and nephews. Wake services will be held on Saturday, August 10th from 9:00-11:00 a.m. at Kerry Funeral Home (7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights). Mass to follow at 11:30 a.m. at St. Alexander Parish (7025 W. 126th Street, Palos Heights). In honor of Lucille, please give a piece of chocolate (preferably from her treasured Fannie May) to someone you love.