Evelyn P. Marks

Born: January 24, 1927
Died: January 8, 2018
Visitation: Wednesday, January 10, 2018
3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Funeral Service: Thursday, January 11, 2018
Prayers begin at 9:15 am at Michaels Funeral Home
Funeral Mass begins at 10:00 am at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1001 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg
Entombment: Maryhill Cemetery, Niles, IL

Evelyn P. Marks, a resident of Schaumburg for 15 years and formerly of Portage Park in Chicago was born on January 24, 1927 in Chicago to the late John and the late Frances (nee Kalita), and passed away peacefully on January 8, 2018 at her home in Schaumburg with her loving family by her side. Evelyn enjoyed playing BINGO and visiting the casino, where she especially loved playing the slot machines. She loved and enjoyed her family very much.

Evelyn was the adoring wife of 65 years to the late Casey; loving mother of John, Juanita (Paul) Waszak, Debbie (Mike) Kowalczyk, Larry (Debbie) and Gary (Patti); fond grandmother of John, Kevin, Bobby, the late Paul, Brian, Scott, Jennifer, Eddie, Nicole, Michael, Larry, Jeff, Matt, Natalie, Sarah, Freddie, Jenna and Nicole; proud great-grandmother of 13; last surviving sister of 7, she was preceded by Julie (Stanley) Ratkowski, Helen (Waller) Kucienski, Clara (John) Ziara, Agnes (Henry) Wilgotski, Mary (Bill) Pietrzak, Josie (Max) Witek, John (Pauline) Czech and Millie (Walter) Kaczmarek; beloved aunt and dear friend to many. She will be missed by all those whose lives she touched.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Evelyn’s name to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital and click “Donate Now”.

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