EVELYN SHIRLEY MARMITT
Born: April 8, 1923
Died: May 10, 2015
Visitation: Wednesday, May 13, 2015
3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Thursday, May 14, 2015
Prayers begin at 11:15 am Michaels Funeral Home
Funeral Mass: Begins at 12:00 pm
St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1001 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg
Interment: Maryhill Cemetery, Niles, IL
Evelyn Shirley Marmitt (Nee Schmidt), 92, a resident of Friendship Village for 5 years, was born on April 8, 1923 in Chicago to the late Charles and the late Carrie (nee Kellermann), and passed away peacefully on May 10, 2015 with her loving family by her side.
Evelyn was proud to have been a Catechist at St. Matthew Church in Schaumburg and St. John Brebeuf Church in Niles. She was a past president of the Senior’s Club at St. Marcelline Church in Schaumburg and a longtime volunteer at Spring Valley Nature Sanctuary in Schaumburg.
Evelyn was the adoring wife of 53 years to the late James; loving mother of Peggy (Terry) Saunders, Barbara Rzepka, Patty (Michael) Stephens, James (Mary), and Judy (Mick Warren) Tarullo; fond grandmother of 15, proud great-grandmother of 7. Dear sister of 9, she is survived by Dolores Townsend, Arlene Kerns, and Norma Lowrey; beloved aunt and dear friend to many she will be missed by all those whose lives she touched.
In lieu of flowers, memorial masses are preferred.
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