Online Obituaries

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Gertrude A Mize

January 21, 1926 - April 26, 2019

Service Date: April 30, 2019

Funeral Home Kerr-Parzygnot Chicago Heights Funeral Home

Place of Service St. Kieran Catholic Church

VisitationTuesday April 30 from 9AM until 11:30AM at the funeral home

Obituaries » Gertrude A Mize

Gertrude A. Mize (nee Ruszel) age 93, of Flossmoor and formerly a longtime resident of Chicago Heights, Illinois passed away on April 26, 2019.  Beloved wife to the late Ted F.  (2005); loving mother to Marni Cothern and Robert Mize.  Cherished grandmother to Steven Cothern.  Beautiful sister to Mildred (late Larry) Stapleton, late Helen (late Ralph) Scheisher, late Dorothy (late David) Linder, late John (Maggie) Ruszel and the late Ed Ruszel.  Gertrude worked for 14 years at Victor Chemical, member of the Ladies Auxiliary VFW Post #2825 Chicago Heights, member of St. Kieran Church and St. Joseph’s Church before its closing.

Visitation Tuesday, April 30 from 9:00 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. at Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home, 540 Dixie Hwy. (at Joe Orr Rd.), Chicago Heights, IL 60411.   Mass of Christian Burial 12:00 Noon  at St. Kieran Catholic Church, Chicago Heights, Illinois.   Interment: Calvary Cemetery, Steger, Illinois.   Info: (708) 754-0016.