Marguerite “Margo” Pizzo (nee Triolo), 60, of River Forest and Marco Island in Florida, has died. She was active in the St. Luke choir and was an avid tennis player and golfer at the Oak Park Country Club. The ultimate organizer for her family, friends, and social activities, she put the needs of others first and will impact the lives of four through her organ donations. 

Margo Pizzo was the wife of James “Jim”; the mother of Maria Pizzo, Andrea (Colten) Maertens-Pizzo and Sophia Pizzo; the daughter of the late Peter and the late Angela Triolo; the sister of Dr. Peter “Tom” (Dr. Pamela) Triolo and Joseph A. (Joan Carlton) Triolo; the sister-in-law of Patricia (Brian) Bauer, Jack Pizzo, Pamela (Peter) Russell, Peg (Alan) Mickelson and the late Joel (Estelle) Pizzo; daughter-in-law of Joseph and Elizabeth Pizzo; aunt of dozens; and a friend of many throughout Oak Park and River Forest. 

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 3 from 4 to 9 p.m. at Oak Park’s Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion St. and on Thursday, Oct. 4 at 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass, 10:30 a.m., at St. Luke Church, 7600 W. Lake St. in River Forest, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery. The family appreciates memorials to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105.

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