Betty J. Kawa

Betty J. Kawa, nee Lobstein, age 92, longtime resident of Elmhurst; former substitute teacher at York High School; former office manager for East Central Regional office of the Boy Scouts of America; avid bridge player; beloved wife of the late Stephan; loving mother of Stephan Randolph, PhD (Nancy), Christopher and Carol (Alan) Adams; proud grandmother of Elizabeth (Lt. Kellen Burgwin, MD) Kawa Burgwin, MD, Alexander Kawa, Nicholas, PhD, Nathaniel (Karen Shaviv) and Kolleen Kawa, Bryan, Gregory, Christine and Charles Adams; dear sister of the late Virginia Terfruchte. Visitation Tuesday, 9:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at Gibbons Funeral Home, 134 South York Road, (½ mile North of Saint Charles Road), Elmhurst. Mass of Christian Burial 11:00 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Interment Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery, Hillside. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011. For funeral information please call 630-832-0018 or

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