Marguerite Healy, 78

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Marguerite Rose Healy (nee Murphy) died on Jan. 2, 2019. She was born on February 4, 1940. Ms. Healy was the wife of the late Dennis J.; the mother of Dennis (Karen), William (Constance), Walter (Maureen), Marguerite (Robert) Nader, and Noreen (Daniel) Woods; the grandmother of Jack, Maggie, Noreen, Tommy, D.J., Claire, Nora, Bobby, Molly, Casey, Annie, Thomas, Kathleen, Kevin, Matthew, Erin, Michael, and William; the daughter of the late Walter and Kathleen (nee Keating) Murphy; the sister of Joanne (Charles) Planek and the late Mary Catherine (the late Roy) Hickey, Joseph, Jerry and Walter (the late Mary) Murphy; the sister-in-law of William (Barbara) Healy, Noreen (Seamus) Fleming, Eileen (Michael) O'Connell and the late Sr. Cecelia O.S.J., Margaret (the late John) Nally, Bernadette Healy, Michael (Margaret) Healy and Jerry (Eileen) Healy; and the aunt to many nieces and nephews.

Visitation was held on Jan. 6, at Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion St., Oak Park. A funeral Mass was celebrated at Ascension Church, 801 S. East Ave., Oak Park on Jan. 7, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.

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