Barbara F. Angelus (nee Kaleta), Born in Chicago, April 7th 1932. Left us on 2/26/17 after a brief illness.
Survivors include her beloved husband Daniel Angelus (married for 55 years), and children Tom (Debbie), Laura, Sharon, and David (Karen), grandchildren Paige, Dean, Kristy and Ryan.
Barbara earned her degree in bacteriology from the University of Illinois in the 1950’s. She was employed at Park Davis in Detroit and also Argonne National Laboratory in Darien.
She later earned her CPA from the University of Illinois and worked as an accountant for AccountTemps and Mc Donald’s. Barbara devoted the majority of her time to raising her four children.
She volunteered her time with both Cub Scout and Boy Scout troops.
She had many hobbies, was in the local garden club, enjoyed traveling the world, and loved collecting antiques.
Barbara was a pioneer by becoming the first woman in the family to attend college and support herself.
She was known for giving great advice, encouraging her children and grandchildren’s interests, politics, and learning as much as she could about a variety of fields.
She will be greatly missed.
Visitation Friday, March 3rd from 3 until 9 p.m.
Chapel prayers Saturday, March 4th, 9:15 a.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights proceeding to Our Lady of the Woods Church, 10731 W. 131st Street, Orland Park, Mass 10:00 a.m.
Interment Resurrection Cemetery.
Joseph Vito DeFilippis, Proud U.S. Army Veteran of WWII in the 526 Infantry.
Beloved husband of 71 years to Mary (nee Campbell).
Loving father of Joy (Rick) Van Horne & Joey DeFilippis.
Cherished grandfather of Chrissy (David), late Michael, Nicholas & Anelisse.
Adoring great grandfather of Keira & Collin.
His prankish ways will always be a fond memory for all of his nieces & nephews.
Visitation Friday, March 3rd from 9 a.m. until time of prayers 11 a.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights proceeding to Saint Alexander Church, Mass 11:30 a.m.
Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to The National WWII Museum, 945 Magazine Street New Orleans, LA 70130 would be appreciated.
Stephen C. Tipner, May 22, 1954- February 23, 2017.
Steve passed away peacefully in Joliet with his long time love, Cathy Brann, and his friend, Steve Brann, by his side. He was preceded by his parents Carolyn Stemm and Gerald Tipner Sr., as well as his dear brother Gerald Tipner Jr. Steve is survived by his daughters Allison Feniuk (Jamie) and Ashley Werges (James), grandchildren Austin and Emily, his siblings Deborah Szpila (Craig), Cindy Kusner (Greg), Lynn Stemm, his stepchildren Kimberly Karpavicius, Kerry Oravec, Billy Gerard, and many friends, cousins, nieces, nephews as well as grandchildren.
Visitation Tuesday, February 28th from 3 until 8 p.m. with a chapel service at 7 p.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights.
Steve will be laid to rest next to his mother and his brother Gerald, whom he loved greatly.
Gerald “Jerry” Pellegrino, Proud member of the Electricians Local Union 134 for over 30 years.
Beloved husband of Jeri (nee Hoare).
Loving father of Elizabeth (Austin) Battaglia, Connie (Patrick) Cashman & the late Camille Pellegrino.
Adoring grandfather of Angelena, Christine (Mark), Taylor, Austin Gerald, Gregory & Frankie.
Cherished great grandfather of Ashwin, Ava, Cecelia & Mark Anthony.
Dear brother of the late: Theresa, Ann & James.
Kind uncle of many nieces and nephews.
Visitation Sunday, February 26th from 2 until 8 p.m.
Chapel prayers Monday, February 27th, 9:30 a.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights proceeding to Saint Alexander Church, Mass 10:00 a.m.
Entombment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to Blue Cap, 2155 Broadway St., Blue Island, IL 60406 would be appreciated.
Michael Duane Sewerynow.
Beloved husband of Valerie (nee Gomez).
Loving father of Alexis Hope, Michael Richard, Blake Austin Thomas & Emma Elizabeth Hikari-are Joy.
Dear son of Michael & Dinah Sewerynow.
Fond brother of Sabrina, Katrina & Billie.
Dear uncle of Tyler, Jacob & Joshua.
Visitation Saturday, February 25th from 3 until 9 p.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights.
Funeral & Interment will be private.
Dolores J. “LORIE” Hartig (nee Hoefler).
Beloved wife of John J. Hartig.
Loving mother of the late John (Carol), Patricia, William (late Borha), Robert, Edward (Gail Lynn) & Kathryn (Mark) Donnell.
Proud grandmother of Elizabeth, Matthew (Greta), Christopher, Molly, Alexander, Madelyn, Jack, Colleen, Claire & Meghan.
Kind aunt of many nieces & nephews.
Visitation Wednesday, February 22nd from 3 until 9 p.m.
Chapel prayers Thursday, February 23rd, 9:30 a.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights proceeding to Saint Alexander Church, Mass 10:00 a.m.
Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to the American Cancer Society, 225 N Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60601 and/or the Scleroderma Research Foundation, 220 Montgomery Street, Suite 484, San Francisco, CA 94104 would be appreciated.
Fred J. Kraus, age 82 of Palos Heights. Proud U.S. Army Veteran.
Beloved Husband of the Late Marlyn C. Kraus nee Miller.
Loving Father of Keith (Linda), Ken, Craig (Yuko), & Karyn (Jim) Rohder.
Grandfather of Amelia & Dimitri Kraus, Lily & Louie Kraus, and Coltin, Carson & Megan Rohder.
Brother of Carolyn ( Al ) Sigmund.
Loving and dedicated husband, father, grandfather, brother and son. Family meant everything. Married to Schurz high-school sweetheart and best friend, Marlyn for 57 years. A proud graduate of the University of Illinois in Food Science, Fred went on to have a long career at Continental Can Company/Crown Cork & Seal after time in the Service. Fred designed a house in the Westgate neighborhood of Palos Heights back when it was still fields. He enjoyed tinkering and fixing things. Fred will be greatly missed.
Visitation Friday, February 17th from 9:00 a.m. until time of chapel service 12:30 p.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights.
Committal Service with Military Honors Friday 2:30 pm at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery 20953 W. Hoff Road, Elwood, IL 60421.
In lieu of flowers memorials to Palos Park Presbyterian Community Church 12312 S. 88th Ave. Palos Park, Illinois 60464 would be appreciated.
Jeanette Finnegan (nee Nightingale).
Beloved wife of the late Daniel P. Finnegan Sr.
Loving mother of Jeanne (Patrick) McDermott, Daniel P. (Lisa) Finnegan Jr., Brian (Jeanine) Finnegan & Becky (Jim) Daly.
Cherished grandmother of Daniel “Bub” (Angela), Patrick D. (Alissa), Megan, Kevin, Derrek, Ashley, Taylor, Rebecca & Christian.
Adoring great grandmother of Meagan, Nathan, Michaela, Brady, Declan, Violet, Anthony, Daniel IV & Cole.
Dear sister of Patricia (Richard) Blair, Jim (Gail) Nightingale, Fran Weaver, late Mary (late Bob) Dahlke & late Betsy (Casey) Ciesla.
Kind aunt of many.
Memorial visitation Saturday, February 11th from 9 a.m. until time of chapel prayers 1 p.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights.
Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to the American Cancer Society, 225 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60601 would be appreciated.
Dorothy “Doris” Zender.
Devoted daughter of the late: Matthew & Matilda Zender.
Loving sister of Cecela Zender & the late: Albert, Rita & Rosemary.
Visitation Wednesday, February 1st from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m.
Chapel prayers Thursday, February 2nd, 9:30 a.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights proceeding to Saint Alexander Church, Mass 10:00 a.m.
Interment Saint Mary Cemetery.
Anna Maria Perun (nee Cuomo).
Beloved wife of the late: John Magis & John Perun.
Loving mother of Richard (Nancy Boulahanis) Magis & John (Barbara) Perun Sr.
Cherished grandmother of Stacy (Ben), John Jr. (Danielle) & Eric.
Adoring great grandmother of Jacob, Austin, Christian, Ava Maree, Vincent, Hayden & Todd.
Dear sister of Dave (Joan) Cuomo and the late: Dick (Emily), Tony, Louie, Vito (Alice), Rose (Joe) & Lee (Joe).
Fond sister-in-law of Lee Cuomo & Dolores Cuomo.
Kind aunt, great aunt & great-great aunt of many.
Visitation Wednesday, February 1st from 3 until 8 p.m. with a chapel service at 7:30 p.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights.
Funeral & Interment will be private.