Catherine Frances Kelly

Catherine Frances Kelly, nee Sampey, 96, beloved wife of the late Walter M. Sr., resident of Oak Brook, IL and Williams Bay, WI; long time member of Butterfield Country Club; loving mother of Walter M. (Patricia) Kelly Jr., Maureen (the late Francis) Cirrincione, Kathleen (Bill) Hartman, and Jean (Robert) O’Connell; proud grandmother of Ellen (Jeff) Liljeberg, Dan (Carol Ann) Cirrincione, Beth (Kent) Tabor, Kathleen (Sean) Hoffman, Michael Kelly, James (Adrienne) Cirrincione, Michael Hartman, Kelly (Martin Pankau) Hartman, Robert (Maria) O’Connell, Julie (Paul) Vernon, Matthew (Kellene) O’Connell, and Kaitlin O’Connell; loving great-grandmother of Jack, Kelly, Tricia, Thomas, Ryan, Claire, James, Lauren, Emma, Emmett, Brady, Elizabeth, Misha, James, Ryan, Noreen, Quinn, Libby, Jack and Brigid; dear sister of Patricia Collins and the late Margaret Newell, James Sampey, Winifred Blaha, and Bernadette Redmond. Visitation Wednesday, August 26, 2015, from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Gibbons Funeral Home, 134 South York Road (½ mile North of Saint Charles Road), Elmhurst. Visitation Thursday, August 27, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 124 N. Spring Ave., La Grange, IL 60525 (Spring and Ogden Ave). Private Burial at Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery, Hillside. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 150 N Michigan Ave., Suite 1550, Chicago, IL 60601 and reference Team O’Connell, or Trinity Services, 301 Veterans Parkway, New Lenox, IL 60451. For funeral information please call 630-832-0018 or

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One comment on “Catherine Frances Kelly
  1. Carol Kruse says:

    “I feel a strong immortal hope, which bears my mournful spirit up beneath its mountain load…
    redeemed from death and grief and pain,
    I soon shall see my friend [my mother] within the arms of God.” by Charles Wesley
    Sending healing prayers…With sympathy, Carol Kruse

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