Month: November 2017

John “Jay” Wilkins

John “Jay” Wilkins, devoted husband of Peggy, nee McLaughlin; proud father of John (Julie), Todd and Patrick and grandfather of 7; dear brother of Bob (Dorothy) and the late Dick (Carol) Wilkins; fun-loving uncle and friend of many. Jay was

Thomas P. Helms

Thomas P. Helms, age 74, employee at RRD-Precision Dialogue, Inc.; beloved husband of Margaret, nee Halvey; loving father of Thomas Deo (Tammi) Helms, Colleen (John) Sieger, John (Shari) Lipuma, Mary (Philip) Manade, Kathryn Lipuma; dear grandfather of Jack and Elizabeth

Frank Cullen

Frank Cullen, age 95, Native of Kilmore, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland; longtime resident of Bellwood; beloved husband of the late Eileen, nee Howley; loving father of Tom; proud grandfather of Ceara; dear brother of the late Eileen (Malachy) McKillop, Vera

Johnine A. Giandonato

Johnine A. Giandonato Visitation : Monday, 3:00 p.m.until 8:00 p.m. at Gibbons Funeral Home Tuesday, 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. at Gibbons Funeral Home Funeral Service : Tuesday, 10:00 a.m. at Gibbons Funeral Home Interment : Tuesday, following the service,

Leticia Mejia, MD

Leticia Mejia, MD, nee Cosico, retired House Physician at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital for almost 20 years, beloved mother of Norman, Eileen (Reynaldo, MD) Castro, MD, Roy Mejia and Jennifer (Reymond) Dela Cruz; proud grandmother of Cheryl (James) Conway, Robin Edward

William E. Burns

William E. Burns, age 84, Veteran of USAF, member VFW, Wood Dale, retired Air Traffic Controller in the Aurora Control Center; beloved husband of Judy, nee Beach; loving father of Cynthia (the late Mykel) Maloney, Roxanne (Jim) Howard, Vanessa Wright

Theresa M. Persenico

Theresa M. Persenico, age 96, of Elmhurst, beloved wife of the late Roland D.; loving mother of Roland L. and Carl Persenico and Rolita (Bill) Miller; proud grandmother of Amy (Tony) Chavez, Stephanie and Ryan Persenico and Robin, Jeff and

Bette J. Stack

Bette J. Stack, of Elmhurst, beloved wife of the late Maurice; loving mother of John P. (Betsy) Stack, Maurice “Tim”, Bridget A. (Steve) Clancy and the late Margaret (David) Lombardi and Mary Pat Stack; proud grandmother of 13 and great-grandmother

Brenda J. Covelli

Brenda J. Covelli, native of Camden, TN, resident of Elmhurst, 64 passed away after a long battle with Cancer, surrounded by her family. Brenda was the beloved wife of Jerry for over 47 years, loving mother of Lisa (Chris), Bonnie

Albert Bertalmio

Albert Bertalmio, of Elmhurst, passed away one day short of his 100th birthday. He remembered the Armistice celebration, held in his mother’s arms. Albert was the beloved husband of the late Elsie; loving father of Albert John and Lynne (William

Thomas J. Hughes

Thomas J. Hughes, age 84, resident of Elmhurst, USAF Veteran of the Korean War; retired employee of People’s Gas with over 40 years of service; loving husband of Roseanne T., nee Annerino; loving father of Thomas Hughes, Mary Lynn (Ray)