Grant Park Funeral Home

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Evangelina Galvan


Funeral Home: Crete Funeral Home - Crete, IL (Map-it)
Cemetery: Assumption Cemetery 19500 S Cottage Grove, Glenwood, Illinois (Map-it)

Evangelina Galvan (nee Garza) age 96 of South Chicago Heights, Illinois passed away on May 20, 2022. Beloved wife of the late Desiderio (2010).  Loving mother of Guadalupe (David) Garcia, Roberto (Debbie) Galvan, Luis (Carletta) Galvan, Jeorge (Anita) Galvan, the late Gloria Galvan, Leonel (Margaret) Galvan, Alberto Galvan, the late Marcelino (Kimberly) Galvan, Diana (Michael) Finnin and Norma (Edward) Sanchez. Cherished Grandmother, Great Grandmother and Great Great Grandmother of many.  Dear sister of the late Rogerio Garza, the late Leonel Garza, Josephina Gonzales, the late Estella Muniz, Emma Fuentes, the late Rene Garza, the late Cruz Jr. Garza, Cruz Jr. Garza, the late Maria Guadalupe Alvarez, the late Raul Garza, the late Alicia Perez, the late Jose Maria Garza and Minerva Rodriguez.  

Visitation Wednesday, May 25th  from 2:00 P.M until 8 P.M. at the Crete Funeral Home, 1182 Main Street, Crete, Illinois.  Funeral Mass Thursday, May 26th  10:00A.M. at St. Irenaeus Catholic Church, 78 Cherry Street, Park Forest, Illinois.  Interment: Assumption Catholic Cemetery. Glenwood, Illinois. Info:  (708) 672-7600. 

 

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Jerry G. Grzan


Funeral Home: Monee Funeral Home - Monee, IL (Map-it)

Visitation: Tuesday, May 17 from 9:30am until service at 11:30AM
Service Date: 05/17/2022
Cemetery: Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery 27034 South Diagional Road, Elwood, Illinois (Map-it)

Jerry G. Grzan, 89, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, April 30, 2022.  He was a loving and loved husband, brother, father, father-in-law, brother-in-law, grandfather, great-grandfather, and uncle.  He was born May 9, 1932 in Chicago, Illinois to Jerome (Jerry) and Irene (nee Zupan) Grzan.  He grew up at 171st and Halsted in Cook County, IL and graduated from Thornton Township High School in 1951.  He was an active member of the US Air Force for 4 years and served in Germany.  Upon his discharge, he was employed by the Illinois Central Railroad for over 40 years and retired in 1994.  He was married for 62 years to Geri A. Grzan (nee Pelaske).  They were married in Hazel Crest, IL.  Following a few years in Homewood, IL, they move to Monee, IL to raise their family.  He was a long-time member of St. Boniface Catholic Church in Monee.  Jerry enjoyed gardening, traveling, and photography.  His backyard had over 1500 plants, representing 200 Day lilies and over 300 varieties of Hostas.  He hosted many garden walks, and was a member of the Dahlia and Day Lily Clubs.  His yard was his pride and joy.

He was preceded in death by his wife, an infant child (Theresa Ann), his parents, four brothers (Martin, Bernard, William, and Richard), two sisters (Eva Poniatowski and Kathleen Anderson) and numerous brother and sister-in-laws.  He is survived by his daughter Sharon Williams (Richard) of Peoria, AZ, son Jerry (Dortha) of North Aurora, IL, and his sister-in-law Marcie Dykstra (John).  He also leaves behind nine grandchildren, Ryan Williams (Grace) of Phoenix, AZ, Rachel Williams of Scottsdale, AZ, Hannah Williams of Surprise, AZ and Lauren Bergemann (Nelson) of Peoria, AZ, along with Elizabeth Grzan, Calvin Grzan, Noah Grzan, Chandler Grzan, and Luke Grzan, all of North Aurora, IL.  He leaves behind two Great Grandchildren, Russell Williams and Tucker Bergemann.  He also leaves behind numerous beloved nieces and nephews, as well as special friends in Illinois and Arizona.

Visitation is from 9:30AM until 11:30AM on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at the Monee Funeral Home, located at 5450 W. Wilson Street at Governors Highway in Monee, IL.  A Memorial Service will immediately follow at 11:30. Interment will be at the Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, located at 20953 W. Hoff Road, Elwood, IL.

The family would like to thank Avanti Senior Living in Peoria, AZ for their support and making each day special.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the American Lung Association.  To share memories or condolences, visit moneefuneralhome.com.

 

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Dorothy 'Dot' Ireland


Funeral Home: Monee Funeral Home - Monee, IL (Map-it)

Visitation: Wake Thursday from 4pm to 7pm
Service Date: 05/06/2022
Place of Service: St. Boniface Catholic Church 5304 W Main Street, Monee, Illinois (Map-it)
Cemetery: Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery 27034 South Diagional Road, Elwood, Illinois (Map-it)

 

Dorothy “Dot” Mae Ireland (nee Werner) 96, of Monee, IL passed away on May 2, 2022 at her son’s home in Green Oaks, IL surrounded by her family. Beloved wife of the late Edgar “Bud” (2012); Loving mother of Bonnie (late Frank) Slyder, Thomas (Laura) Ireland, David (Diane) Ireland and Timothy (Georgiann “Gigi”) Ireland; treasured grandmother of Gina (Ricky) Ott, Shaun (Laura) Ireland, Alan Ireland, Caryn Ireland, Christopher (Tina) Ireland, Jonathan “Zach“ (Ellen) Ireland and Alyssa (Brandon “Monk”) Feehery; great-grandmother of 15. Cherished sister of Mary (late Martin) Lange, John (late Mary Jane) Werner and Ruth (late Louis) Kusay. Devoted aunt of many nieces and nephews. 

Preceded in death by her grandsons, David Slyder (2012), Michael Ireland (1983), her parents George and Myra (nee Roberts) Werner and her Siblings; brother LaVerne (1929) Werner, Beulah (late Adam) Rosenberger (1993), George Werner (1952), Gladys (late Norman) Nolan (2012). 

Dorothy was a long time resident of Hazel Crest, IL, and a devoted parishioner of St Anne’s Catholic Church and later at St.  Boniface Parish in Monee, IL. She loved to cook and create memorable parties. She helped plan many events for the Golf Vista community where she last resided.  Most of all she loved spending time with her family.   

In lieu of flowers donations to Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL or in her name to WoundedWarriorProject.Org or Disabled American Veterans (www.DAV.org)

Visitation Thursday, May 5th from 4 P.M. until 7 P.M. at Monee Funeral Home, 5450 Wilson St. (at Governors Hwy.), Monee, IL 60449. Funeral Mass on Friday at 10A.M. St. Boniface Catholic Church, 5304 Main Street, Monee, IL.  Interment will be private at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery Elwood, IL. Info: (708) 534-0016

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Lionel Hernandez


Funeral Home: Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home - Chicago Heights, IL (Map-it)

Visitation: Friday, May 6, 2022. 11:00 A.M. until 1:45 P.M.
Service Date: 05/06/2022
Cemetery: Assumption Cemetery 19500 S Cottage Grove, Glenwood, Illinois (Map-it)

Lionel Hernandez age 65 of Homewood, Illinois passed away on May 1, 2022.  Beloved husband to the late Ofelia (2003);  Loving father of Dalila Santiago and Cynthia Hernandez.  Cherished grandfather of Wes Villarreal. 

Visitation Friday, May 6, 2022  from 11:00 A.M. until the time of service 1:45 P.M. at Kerr-Parzygnot Funeral Home 540 Dixie Hwy. (at Joe Orr Road), Chicago Heights, IL 60411.   Interment:  Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood, IL.  Info: (708) 754-0016.  www.kerrparzygnotfuneralhome.com

 

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Laurence 'Lorrie' Marron


Funeral Home: Monee Funeral Home - Monee, IL (Map-it)

Visitation: Friday, April 29th from 9:30AM until service 1:00PM
Service Date: 04/29/2022

 

Laurence ‘Lorrie’ J. Marron age 82 of Monee, Illinois passed away on April 25, 2022.  Loving husband to Paula (nee Anderson); beloved father to Matthew (Kristen) Marron, Patrick (Julie) Marron and Mary (Patrick) Hall.  Cherished grandfather to Ellie, Colin, Leigha and Katie.  Dear brother to Carolyn Marron. Beloved Uncle to many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents (Patrick & Mary) and brothers (John & Peter).  Lorrie was a seminarian in the Augustinian Order for thirteen years. He was a Spanish high school teacher and college professor. His unique personality brought joy to many. In lieu of flowers make donations to the Alzheimer’s Association ALZ.org

Visitation will be held on Friday, April 29th from 9:30AM until time of service 1:00 P.M. at Monee Funeral Home 5450 Wilson St. (at Governors Hwy.), Monee, IL 60449.  Info: (708) 534-0016.  Moneefuneralhome.com

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Constance 'Connie' D. Brignardello


Funeral Home: Monee Funeral Home - Monee, IL (Map-it)
Cemetery: Assumption Cemetery 19500 S Cottage Grove, Glenwood, Illinois (Map-it)

 

Constance ‘Connie’ D. Brignardello age 90 of Monee, Illinois passed away on April 24, 2022.  Loving wife to the late Ido (1999); beloved mother to Gary (Della) Brignardello, Jerry (late Kathy) Brignardello and Susan (late Karl) Schmidt.  Cherished grandmother to late Karl Schmidt Jr., Edward (late Lindsey) Schmidt, Taryn Schmidt and Gary J. Brignardello.  Great grandmother to late Owen, late Weston, late Kaleb, Max, Will and Sonny.  Beautiful caregiver and friend Darlene DeRosa. 

Arrangement entrusted to at Monee Funeral Home 5450 Wilson St. (at Governors Hwy.), Monee, IL 60449.  Direct Burial at Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood, Illinois on Friday, April 29th, 2022 @ 2:00PM.   Info: (708) 534-0016. 

 

 

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Grant Park Funeral Home

On April 18, 2009 we opened Grant Park Funeral Home located at 309 Dixie Highway in Grant Park, Illinois. We are honored to serve the families of Grant Park and surrounding areas.

 

This beautiful home and property was purchased and then renovated to add a chapel. The rest of the lovely home remains exactly as when it was purchased.

 

This location is right on the main street of Dixie Highway, making it very easy to find. We offer off street parking, a nice kitchen area and a beautiful sitting room with fireplace.

 

Each of our locations is owned by our family and operated by our family and caring staff. At each location we offer Traditional Funeral Service, Memorials, Cremations and Funeral Pre-Planning. It is our privilege to serve you and your family read more...

Grant Park Funeral Home 309 Dixie Highway, Grant Park, IL 60940 815-466-0677
Grant Park Funeral Home 309 Dixie Highway, Grant Park, IL 60940 815-466-0677
Grant Park Funeral Home 309 Dixie Highway, Grant Park, IL 60940 815-466-0677
Grant Park Funeral Home 309 Dixie Highway, Grant Park, IL 60940 815-466-0677
Grant Park Funeral Home 309 Dixie Highway, Grant Park, IL 60940 815-466-0677