Betty J. Malone (nee Wengierski), 91, a lifelong resident of Oak Park, died on March 23, 2014. Born on Jan. 30, 1923, she was a graduate of Northern Illinois University in 1945 and began her teaching career in Forest Park.
For 30 years she taught at Willard School in River Forest. She was a member and volunteer at Ascension Church and School in Oak Park.
Betty Malone is survived by her son, James A. (Mary Kay) Malone; her grandchildren, Katie and Betsy Malone; her sister-in-law, Marge; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by John Malone, her husband of 66 years; her parents, Alphonsus and Harriett Wengierski; and her siblings, Fran (the late June), Julius and Raymond (the late Bertha) Wengierski.
Visitation was held at Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, followed by a Funeral Mass at Ascension Church in Oak Park on March 29. Interment was private.
Answer Book 2016
To view the full print edition of the Wednesday Journal 2016 Answer Book, please click here.
Sign-up to get the latest news updates for Oak Park and River Forest.
|Submit Letter To The Editor|
|Place a Classified Ad|