Des Plaines Obituaries

Des Plaines Obituaries

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  • Friday | via 

    Positivity: Priest who survived major plane crash cr...

    This year, for Father Esequiel Sanchez, the Feast Day of Our Lady of Guadalupe brings up terrifying memories - and a huge reason to be thankful. Sanchez was one of 103 passengers aboard Aeromexico Flight 2431, which crashed and burned in a field shortly after takeoff on July 31 of this year.


  • Thursday Nov 29 | via Northwest Herald 

    Waldschmidt, Susan J.

    Susan J. Waldschmidt Born: November 2, 1960 Died: November 25, 2018 Susan J. Waldschmidt , 58, of Harvard passed away unexpectedly at her home on November 25, 2018. She was born November 2, 1960, in Chicago, in Chicago to the late Thomas and Carol Galovich .


  • Monday Nov 26 | via Daily Herald 

    Slain Chicago police officer remembered as a hero at...

    Scores of law enforcement and other mourners said goodbye Monday to Chicago police officer Samuel Jimenez during a funeral Mass at the Chapel of St. Joseph at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Des Plaines. The flag-draped casket of Chicago police officer Samuel Jimenez is carried for his funeral Monday in Chapel of St. Joseph at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Des Plaines.


  • Monday Nov 26 | via ABC News 

    Officer slain at hospital to be laid to rest

    A young Chicago police officer killed in the line of duty while responding to a shooting at a hospital will be mourned by loved ones and law enforcement officers at a funeral Monday. Officer Samuel Jimenez was fatally shot in the neck while trying to protect employees and patients during a shooting at Chicago's Mercy Hospital on Nov. 19, police said.


  • Friday Nov 23 | via Northwest Herald 

    Cozzi, Terese M.

    Terese M. Cozzi Terese M. "Teri" Cozzi nee Lackner passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2018, while surrounded by her loving family at the age of 59. Beloved Wife of Frank S. for a loving 35 years. Devoted Mother of Matthew and the Late Laura Michelle.


  • Thursday Nov 22 | via WLS-AM Chicago 

    Funeral for Fallen CPD Officer to be Held Monday

    Jennifer Keiper, WLS-AM 890 News The funeral for a Chicago Police Officer, killed in the line of duty this week, has been scheduled for Monday. When shots rang out at Mercy Hospital in Chicago Officer Samuel Jimenez, 28, responded.


  • Wednesday Nov 21 | via Chicago Tribune 

    Services finalized for slain Chicago Officer Samuel ...

    Chicago police Officer Samuel Jimenez, on the force for less than two years; two hospital employees; and the gunman are dead after a shooting at Mercy Hospital in the 2500 block of South Michigan Avenue on Nov. 19, 2018, in Chicago. Funeral services have been finalized for slain Chicago police Officer Samuel Jimenez, killed Monday afternoon during an active shooter attack at Mercy Hospital & Medical Center, officials confirmed.


  • Sunday Nov 18 | via Northwest Herald 

    Walker, Mary L.

    Mary L. Walker Born: June 13, 1921; in Elgin, IL, Died: November 5, 2018; in Keowee Key, SC Mary L. Walker, born June 13, 1921 in Elgin, IL, passed away on Monday, November 5 in Keowee Key, SC, at the age of 97. Born Mary Louise Costanza to Michael Costanza and Roseanne De Angelis, she was the third of four daughters, sister to Florence Costanza, Joanna Blevins and Josephine Villanti. She married the love of her life, Ernest "Ernie" Walker, on August 15, 1942 in St. Joseph, MO.


  • Nov 8, 2018 | via Northwest Herald 

    Raya, Suzanne M.

    SUZANNE M. RAYA Born: September 7, 1949 Died: November 4, 2018 Suzanne M. Raya Sanders, 69, of Chicago, Illinois, passed away at 1:03 am, Sunday, November 4, 2018 at her residence. Visitation for Suzanne, will be held Friday, November 9, 2018, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, at the conclusion of the visitation.


  • Nov 7, 2018 | via Northwest Herald 

    Schoenneman, Valerie Ann

    Valerie Ann Schoenneman Born: April 2, 1934; in Oak Park, IL Died: November 6, 2018; in Johnsburg, IL Valerie Ann Schoenneman, age 84, of Johnsburg, passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Oak Park to Martin and Dorothy Berry on April 2, 1934.


  • Nov 5, 2018 | via Northwest Herald 

    Campbell , Joyce M.

    Joyce M. Campbell Born: November 7, 1937 Died: November 3, 2019 Joyce M. Campbell, 80 of Lake in the Hills, died peacefully, November 3, 2019. Visitation will be on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 from 3:00 to 8:00pm at DeFiore Funeral Home-10763 Dundee Road, Huntley .


  • Oct 16, 2018 | via Northwest Herald 

    Wisniewski , Ann Wobbe

    Ann Wobbe Wisniewski Born: August 28, 1943 Died: October 7, 2018 Ann Wobbe Wisniewski, of Antioch, Illinois, passed away on October 7, 2018 at home in the company of her husband, Greg and JourneyCare nurse, Peter. She was born in Geneseo, Illinois on August 28, 1943.