Loretta Jean Feley, 90, a resident of Oak Park for over 65 years, died on May 14, 2021. Born in Chicago on Dec. 24, 1930 to the late Adeline and William Eyer, she grew up near Comiskey Park and graduated from Englewood High School on Jan. 30, 1948 and attended Triton College in River Grove. She married Edmund Feley on Jan. 29, 1949.
An accomplished artist and a passionate gardener, she also loved movies and opera. She was passionate about Christmas, and also worked as a photographer at the Chez Paree. She loved watching her children play sports, and camping and fishing with her family.
Loretta is survived by her sons, William Edmund, Edmund Arnold, Ronald Clifton (Jackie), Charles Allison, and the late Richard Kevin (Margy) Feley. She was the grandmother of 8 and great-grandmother of 5. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edmund in 1976.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements were handled by Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home.