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Helen T DiNuzzo

Funeral Home: Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home (Map-it)

Service Date: 10/05/2019
Place of Service: St Agnes Catholic Church 1515 Chicago Road, Chicago Heights, IL (Map-it)
Cemetery: Assumption Cemetery 19500 S Cottage Grove, Glenwood, Illinois (Map-it)
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Visitation Friday 10/4 from 3pm to 8pm at the funeral home

Helen T. DiNuzzo (nee Marchigiani) age 93 a longtime resident of Chicago Heights, Illinois passed away on September 29, 2019.  Beloved wife of the late Gino L. (2005).  Loving mother to Gino L. DiNuzzo Jr., Cathy (Bob) Brown and Debbie (Jim) Gazis.  Beautiful grandmother to Lauren Brown, Bobby (Jennifer) Brown, Anthony Brown, Jimmy Gazis and Theo Gazis.  Helen was a partner with her loving husband Gino of Hilltop Liquors.  In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Helen€™s memory  to Alzheimer€™s Foundation of America or Hilarity for Charity.Visitation Friday, October 4th  from 3PM to 8PM at Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home 540 Dixie Hwy. (at Joe Orr Rd.), Chicago Heights, IL 60411. Funeral mass at 10AM on Saturday at St. Agnes Church, 1501 Chicago Road, Chicago Heights. Illinois.  Interment:  Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood , Illinois.  (708) 754-0016.

Service Date: 10/05/2019
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Stella Holtz

Funeral Home: Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home (Map-it)


Visitation: Tuesday, October 1st from 2PM to 8PM at Funeral Home
Service Date: 10/02/2019
Place of Service: St Joseph Church 17851 Dixie Highway, Homewood, Illinois (Map-it)
Cemetery: Holy Cross Cemetery 801 Michigan City Road, Calumet City, Illinois (Map-it)

Stella Holtz (nee Kozik) age 92 of Cullom, Illinois formerly of Harvey, Illinois passed away on September 27, 2019.   Stella  preceded in death by her late husband Harold J. Holtz of 28 years, her parents, brothers Walter Kozik, Edward Kozik, and sister Francis Vicik.  Loving mother to RoseAnn (Richard) Rooney, Debbie (Jerry) Weglarz, Susie Holtz and Sherrie (James) Morrissey.  Loving grandmother to Michelle (Todd) Absher, Meghan Rooney, Heather (Chad) Kersten, Adam Rooney, Derek Weglarz, Jenna (Anthony) Monaco, Nathan Weglarz, Kahla (Justin)  Poczatek, Zak Holtz-Robisky, Ryan Morrissey, Erik (Jackie) Morrissey and Kelly Rose Morrissey; cherished great grandmother of eight.  Beloved sister to Harriett Minkalis and Genevieve Piech; sister-in-law Theresa Kozik.  Fond aunt to many nieces and nephews.  Loving companion for the last 36 years Eldon Flessner.  Stella will be remembered for her kindness and her unconditional love for her family and friends. She will truly be missed.  As a business woman she owned and operated Hal€™s Coffee Shop and The Tiger€™s Den in Harvey for 30 years.  After closing of the business she worked at International Harvester.  She was an avid gardener and a very artistic woman, which she expressed in her love for doing ceramics.  Her other joy was cooking for family and friends.  She had the gift of making every dish incredibly delicious, she was the ultimate hostess.Visitation Tuesday, October 1st from 2PM to 8PM at Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home 540 Dixie Hwy. (at Joe Orr Rd.), Chicago Heights, IL 60411. Funeral mass at 10AM on Wednesday at the St. Joseph Church, 17951 Dixie Highway, Homewood, Illinois.  Entombment:  Holy Cross Cemetery, Calumet City, Illinois.  (708) 754-0016.

Service Date: 10/02/2019
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Rose Papas

Funeral Home: Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home (Map-it)

Service Date: 10/03/2019
Place of Service: San Rocco Oratory , Chicago Heights, Illinois (Map-it)
Cemetery: Assumption Cemetery 19500 S Cottage Grove, Glenwood, Illinois (Map-it)
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Visitation on Wednesday 10-2 from 3pm to 6pm at the funeral home

 Rose Papas, 101, passed away September 25th, 2019.  A long time resident of Ormond Beach, Florida, Rose was born in Chicago Heights to Peter and Clara Cappelletti.  Beloved wife of Fred Papas, who preceded her in death in 2002.  Doting mother of Charlotte (Papas) Barbakow and Carol (Papas) Meisinger.  Loving sister of Algisa (Cappelletti) Corredetti, Violet (Cappelletti) Rebeck, Vera (Cappelletti) D€™Apice and Vera’s twin brother, Guido Cappelletti in WWII, Frank Cappelletti, and Nick Cappelletti, who predeceased her in 2000, 2007, 2016, 1945, 1977, and 2004 respectively.  Proud grandmother of Jessica Messinger (Jeff Daniel) and very proud great grandmother of Gwendolyn Rose Daniel, age 2 and Alexandria Fox Daniel, age 5 months.Rose was an accomplished dressmaker/designer and a seamstress in their Suburban Cleaning Service business in Chicago Heights, and well known for designing and sewing the family’s bridal party dresses.She was also employed at Illinois Bell on Vincennes Ave. in Chicago Heights in the Cafeteria for many years. A wonderful cook and baker as many can attest to, she catered many events for friends and family.  Her homemade cream puffs were a favorite.Rose was a member of St. Rocco Church and the Mother Cabrini Society.  Most of all she was a very loving mother and wife who always put her family first.  Kindness, service, and generosity was what she lived by, and she exemplified the golden rule.  She will be missed by everyone who’s life she touched.A visitation will take place at Kerr- Parzygnot Funeral Home, 540  Dixie Hwy. (at Joe Orr Road) in Chicago Heights.Illinois  on Wednesday, October 2nd from 3:00pm to 6:00 pm.  A celebration of her life will be held at St. Rocco Church, 315 E. 22nd St., Chicago Heights on Thursday October 3th at 11:00 am.  Interment at Assumption Cemetery in Glenwood, Illinois. 

Service Date: 10/03/2019
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Clara DeLeon Santana

Funeral Home: Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home (Map-it)

Service Date: 09/28/2019

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Visitation Friday 9/27 from 2pm to 7pm at the funeral home

Clara DeLeon-Santana age 60 of Chicago Heights, Illinois passed away on September 20, 2019.  Beloved mother to Pedro Rangel, Felipe (Tomika) Rangle, Rolando (Courtney) Rangel and Isabel (Pace) Rangel.  Cherished grandmother of 12; great grandmother of 1.  Dear sister to Silvia DeLeon, Roberto DeLeon, Pablo DeLeon and Maricela Sanchez.  Beautiful aunt to many nieces and nephews.  Clara worked as a Service Rep in the banking industry.Visitation Friday, September 27th from 2PM to 7PM at Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home 540 Dixie Hwy. (at Joe Orr Rd.), Chicago Heights, IL 60411. Funeral mass at 11AM on Saturday at the funeral home.  Info: (708) 754-0016.  

Service Date: 09/28/2019
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Theresa Lanham

Funeral Home: Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home (Map-it)

Service Date: 09/29/2019
Cemetery: Holy Cross Cemetery 801 Michigan City Road, Calumet City, Illinois (Map-it)
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Visitation Sunday 9/29 from 12 Noon until service at 4pm

Theresa Lanham (nee Kmiec) age 86 of Palos Park, formerly of Tinley Park, Illinois passed away on September 25, 2019.   Beloved wife to her 1st husband the late Richard D. Lanham and her 2nd husband the late Stan Mucha (2007).  Loving mother to Betty Jo (Robert) Norby and Marcia (Dr. James) Habib.  Cherished grandmother to Kathryn Habib, Michelle Habib, Stephen Norby and Matthew (Michelle) Norby; great grandmother to Jillian Norby.  Preceeded in death by her parents Leon and Emily (nee Kratowicz) Kmiec.  Dear sister to Leon Kmiec, Elayne (Patrick) Howland and the late Coni (Jerry) Majka; dear aunt to many.  Theresa worked as Human Resources Director for U.S. Gear Corp/North American Gear in Chicago for over 30 years.Visitation Sunday, September 29th  from 12 Noon until the time of service at 4PM at Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home 540 Dixie Hwy. (at Joe Orr Rd.), Chicago Heights, IL 60411.  Interment on Monday at 10:00AM at Holy Cross Cemetery, Calumet City, IL.  (708) 754-0016. 

Service Date: 09/29/2019
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Hunter Jordan Cracco

Funeral Home: Crete Funeral Home (Map-it)


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Visitation Friday 9/20 from 6pm to 8pm at the funeral home

Hunter Jordan Cracco born on June 28, 2019 and passed away on September 15, 2019.  A beautiful son to Courtney LeGraff  and Jordan Cracco.  Loving brother to Freya LeGraff and Skyler Cracco.  Beloved grandson to Jackie and Tony LeGraff; Paul and Donna Cracco.  Beautiful great grandson to Barbara Lustig.  Cherished baby to many aunts, uncles and cousins.  Hunters short time with us, he touch many hearts and will be deeply missed by all.Visitation Friday, September  from 6:00PM until 8:00PM, with a short prayer at 8PM at Crete Funeral Home, 1182 Main St. (Dixie Hwy.), Crete, IL 60417.  708-672-7600.  Cretefuneralhome.com  

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Marjory Jean Forbes

Funeral Home: Crete Funeral Home (Map-it)

Service Date: 09/21/2019
Cemetery: Zion Lutheran Cemetery Route 1, Crete, Illinois (Map-it)
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Visitation/Services on Saturday Sept 21 from 11AM until service 1PM

Marjory Jean Forbes, 79, passed away on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at her home in Mahomet, IL.  She was born on September 3, 1940 in Chicago Heights, IL to Herbert and Marguerite (Vehrs) Batterman.  Marjory married Carl Edward Forbes on July 11, 1964 in Crete, IL.  Marjory is survived by her children Pamela (Michael) Ziegler and Brian (Jennifer) Forbes; grandchildren Jason, Matthew, and Emily Ziegler, and Peyton, Camille, and Jackson Forbes; siblings Shirley Younker of Peotone, IL and Herbert (Mary Ann) Batterman Jr. of Peotone, IL.  She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.Marjory loved gardening, listening to books on tape, and attending her grandchildren€™s sporting events.  She enjoyed volunteering; she served on the board for the Urbana Park District Senior Club, served on the board for Mahomet Helping Hands, volunteered at Mahomet United Methodist Church, and was honored at the Volunteer Awards in 2015.  Memorial donations may be made in Marjory€™s name to OSF Hospice in Champaign/Urbana or PACE inc. €“ Center for Independent Living in Urbana.Visitation and service on Saturday, September 21st, 2019 from 11:00AM until service at 1:00PM at Crete Funeral Home, 1182 Main St. (Dixie Hwy.), Crete, IL 60417.    Interment at Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Crete, Illinois. 708-672-7600.  Cretefuneralhome.com

Service Date: 09/21/2019
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John Stephen Coutchie

  U.S. Veteran
Funeral Home: Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home (Map-it)


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Private

John Stephen Coutchie  age 76  of  Flossmoor, IL.  Passed away on August 25, 2019.   Beloved husband of  Beverly (Nee Pankey).    Son to the late Edward and the late Eugenia (nee Bowen) of Harvey.  Loving brother of Jeannine Boise, Suzanne Libby and the late Edward Coutchie.   Funeral services are private.Arrangements entrusted to  Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home 540 Dixie Hwy. (at Joe Orr Rd.), Chicago Heights, IL 60411.  (708) 754-0016.  

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Beverly Jean Coutchie

Funeral Home: Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home (Map-it)


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Beverly Jean Coutchie (nee Pankey)  age 75 of  Flossmoor, IL.  Passed away on August 31st , 2019.   Beloved wife of the late John  (August 25th, 2019).    Daughter to the late Roy and  the late Lily (Gibson) Pankey.  Loving sister to Philip S. Pankey.   Funeral services are private.Arrangements entrusted to  Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home 540 Dixie Hwy. (at Joe Orr Rd.), Chicago Heights, IL 60411.  (708) 754-0016. 

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Timothy M Reidy

Funeral Home: Monee Funeral Home (Map-it)

Service Date: 08/27/2019

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Visitation on Tuesday August 27th from 1pm until service 5pm at the funeral home

Timothy M. Reidy age 56 of Monee, Illinois passed away on August 23, 2019.  Preceded in death by his 1st wife Veronica ‘Vicki” (nee Conroy) in 2014.   Loving husband to his 2nd wife Min €˜Linda€™ (nee Wu).  Dear brother to Thomas (Karyn) Reidy, Loreen (Steven) Bush and Kellie (John) DeWit.  Beautiful son to Pauline (nee LeGrand) and the late John P. Reidy (2017.).  Cherished uncle to many nieces and nephews.  Timothy was the District Manager for Prairie Concrete and Material.Visitation Tuesday, August 27th from 1:00PM until 8:00PM with a  service at 5:00 P.M. at Monee Funeral Home 5450 Wilson St. (at Governors Hwy.), Monee, IL. 60449.  Info: (708) 534-0016.  Moneefuneralhome.com “

Service Date: 08/27/2019
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