Ellen G. Molinaro

Born: September 1, 1942
Died: June 17, 2018
Visitation: Tuesday, June 19, 2018
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Prayers begin at 9:45 am at Michaels
Funeral Mass begins at 10:30 am at St. Julian Eymard Catholic Church, 601 Biesterfield Rd, Elk Grove Village
Interment: Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside, IL

Ellen G. Molinaro (nee Van Dinther), 75, a resident of Elk Grove for 17 years and formerly of Des Plaines was born on September 1, 1942 in Chicago to the late Henry and the late Mary (nee Grossman) and passed away peacefully on June 17, 2018 in Barrington surrounded by her loving family. She was a parishioner at St. Julian Eymard Church and a proud volunteer at Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove.

Ellen was the adoring wife of 40 years to the late James; loving mother of Debbie (Jim) Lindeman, Mark, Chris (Kim), Joe (Nicole), Jenni (Lisa) Peoples, Debbie and the late James, Jr.; fond grandmother of Stephanie, Brittany, Ashley (Joe), Zachary, Max, Kelly (Connor), Haley, Jack, Jake, Gabrielle, Luke, Aidan, Austin, Alyssa, Alek and Alena; dear sister of Mary (Bill) Lombardo and the late Michael Van Dinther; dear friend to many. She will be missed by all those whose lives she touched.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Ellen’s name to ALZ Stars, Alzheimer’s Association, IL Chapter, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60631.

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