Margaret M. Greco (nee Flynn).

Retired special education teacher for the Chicago Public School District. Beloved wife of the late Clement. Loving mother of Mary Kay (Jack Famera) Greco, Joseph Greco, Peggy (Mike) Gacki, Linda (Dan) Famera and the late; Danny Boy & John Greco. Cherished grandmother of 21 and great grandmother of many. Dear sister of Kathleen (Frank) Lettiere. Wonderful friend of many. Visitation Friday, December 28th from 3 until 9 p.m. Chapel prayers Saturday, December 29th, 9:30 a.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home & Cremation Care Center, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights proceeding to Saint Alexander Church, Mass 10:00 a.m. Interment Saint Mary Cemetery.

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  • Sue Canty (Thursday, December 27 18 06:21 pm EST)

    Danny and family.
    So sorry to hear of your loss and the passing of grandma. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
    The Canty Family

  • Karen Lettiere (Thursday, December 27 18 08:17 pm EST)

    My Aunt Mumsy was my other Mom. I was a very lucky person to have been in her life. I love you with all my heart Auntie Mumsy - enjoy your new life. We will miss you every day

  • Dorothy Schroeder (Friday, December 28 18 06:26 am EST)

    Lauren and I were both so saddened by the loss of this wonderful, beautiful woman. I am grateful and truly blessed to have known her and truly loved her. Rest in peace, you will be sorely missed

  • Dan Marcinkus (Friday, December 28 18 11:29 am EST)

    What can I say? So much, but just this though. I had the privilege to call her Gram even though I wasn't hers. They say it takes a village to raise a child, well she was a village. Whenever we waltzed into her home to say hi she always asked us: are you ok? Are you doing well in school? Staying out of trouble? Are you hungry? (Can't emphasize that last one enough). I never left her presence: sad, without help, advice, or tutoring, wanting to be a good kid so I wouldn't disappoint her, and never ever hungry. She was a special person. I'm so blessed to have known her. We will miss her greatly. I'm glad you let me be a part of your extended family all these years. Love you guys.

  • Kathy Roche (Saturday, December 29 18 11:49 am EST)

    Thoughts and prayers to the Greco family.

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Linda M. Lichner

Funeral Services & Interment will be private.

Karl H. Schramm Sr.

Age 80, long time resident of Palos Heights passed away peacefully on December 24th, 2018 surrounded by love and family.  Karl was a salesman at heart dedicating over 30 years to Sears, Roebuck and Company and a jokester by trade.  His laughter filled a room, his kindness filled the hearts of those lucky enough to be called friends and his love for his family was so beautifully and visibly at the center of his life.  Karl is survived by his loving wife of 57 years Colleen (née Conway), his four sons; Karl Jr. (Molly), Kenneth (Judy), Stephen (Mary) & Patrick (Tricia) and his beloved grandchildren; Alena (Tom), Crystal, Karl III, Jake (Caroline), Stephanie, Brittany, Sydney, Jackson and Genevieve as well as his great grandchildren; Makayla and Camryn and many, many friends. "Go fish that gorgeous lake on your favorite Lucky Break with your friends who went before you Dad, the sidelines of the game will be heartbreakingly empty without you there, we sure will miss you."  Visitation Thursday, December 27th from 4 until 9 p.m.  Chapel prayers Friday, December 28th, 9:00 a.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home & Cremation Care Center, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights proceeding to Incarnation Church, 5757 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights, Mass 9:30 a.m.   Interment will be private.

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  • Shirley McGlone (Wednesday, December 26 18 02:24 pm EST)

    Karl was sure one of a kind . He will be sorely missed by everyone who were fortunate enough to know him ! Rest in peace, Karl
    Love, Shirley and Bill

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Richard J. Roberts

Just shy of 92. Proud U.S. Army Veteran, member of the 7th Infantry Division Association & American Legion Post 854, Evergreen Park and retired from the Chicago Police Dept. Loving husband of 68 years to the late Patricia J. Roberts (nee Casey). Dear father of Richard D. (Sophie) & John J. Roberts. Cherished grandfather of Rick (Jessica) Roberts & Kate (Brad) Hartman. Adoring great grandfather of Sean & Ryan and Josh & Jacob. Fond brother of the late Robert Roberts Jr. Kind uncle of many nieces & nephews. Visitation Wednesday, December 26th from 4 until 8 p.m. Chapel prayers Thursday, December 27th, 11:00 a.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home & Cremation Care Center, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights proceeding to Saint Alexander Church, Mass 11:30 a.m. Entombment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.        

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  • Mary Scannell zunicp (Tuesday, December 25 18 06:34 pm EST)

    Our deepest sympathy to the Roberts Family on the death of their father. Rich was a wonderful neighbor and friend. He was friendly, hospitable and a gentleman. We will miss him. Joe Zunic and mary Scannell Zunic

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Nicolette Concepcion Ramilo

 Visitation Thursday, December 27th from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Chapel prayers will begin Friday, December 28th, 9:30 a.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home & Cremation Care Center, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights proceeding to Saint Alexander Church, 7025 W. 126th Street, Palos Heights, Mass 10:00 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery

Shirley Schmidt (nee Hoddinott).

Shirley Schmidt, 90, a resident of Smith Crossing in Orland Park, and formerly of Palos Heights, Illinois, Fort Myers, Florida, and Hinsdale, Illinois, died peacefully on Tuesday, December 18, 2018, with her husband at her side.  Born to Bertram J and Gladys B.Hoddinott, she married John Edward Schmidt, an Army veteran and an account executive at IBM, in Chicago. The couple remained married for the next seven decades and until her passage into eternal life. Shirley and John began their married life in the South Shore neighborhood of Chicago, but quickly relocated to Hinsdale, where they lived for nearly thirty years, and raised four children.  Shirley was an avid golfer, a founding member of the Hinsdale international Gourmet Society, and gave over 2000 hours of volunteer service to the Hinsdale Sanitarium and Hospital. With John, Shirley traveled and golfed around the world. The couple's travels took them to Hawaii, Central America, Alaska, Australia & New Zealand, Europe, and Asia, and resulted in a series of wonderful letters that chronicled her adventures.   Shirley's parents preceded her into eternal life, as did her sister Joan (Joseph Lantzy) Eckhardt.  In addition to John, she is survived by her siblings Bertram (Barbara) Hoddinott, Jr., and Carolyn Hoddinott; her four children; her six grandchildren; and her 11 great-grandchildren, as well as many friends and cousins, here and abroad.   Shirley's family gives special thanks and recognition to the Smith Crossing family for the wonderful care they provided to Shirley over the past 6 years, and to Great Lakes Caring for the compassion and care they provided over the past several months. Memorial Visitation Saturday, December 29th from 10 a.m. until time of chapel prayers 11 a.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home & Cremation Care Center, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights proceeding to Saint Alexander Church, 7025 W. 126th Street, Palos Heights, Memorial Mass 11:30 a.m. Interment will be private.

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  • Scott Eckardt (Thursday, December 20 18 03:45 pm EST)

    Uncle John,
    May God give you the peace and comfort during this time of grief.
    Please accept my deepest condolences.

  • Nancy Kasko (Saturday, December 22 18 01:20 pm EST)

    Please accept my deepest condolences to you and your family.

  • Susan C Goulet (Friday, December 28 18 11:52 am EST)

    Dearest Mark & Janella, John, Greg, David and Mj, may God grant you His Grace and love as you say good bye to Shirley. She is safely in the arms of our Lord. Love to all, Susan Goulet

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