Elaine Frances Malito

  • Born: April 26, 1925
  • Died: March 16, 2018
  • Location: Tinley Park, Illinois

Kurtz Memorial Chapel

65 Old Frankfort Way
P.O. Box 1031
Frankfort, IL 60423

Tel. (815) 806-2225

Tribute & Message From The Family

Elaine Frances Malito nee Gilmore, 92 of Tinley Park, formerly Matteson passed away peacefully at home on March 16, 2018. She is survived by her loving family, children: Susan (Robert) Janecek, Robert (Barbara) Malito, Michael (Linda) Malito, Diane (David) Winkler, ten grandchildren, and eleven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Peter J. Malito in 2011, after 67 years of marriage. Elaine was born and raised in Chicago, youngest of five children to James and Mary Jane Gilmore. She graduated from Mercy High School in 1943 before marrying and moving to Matteson. Elaine worked as a secretary at St. Lawrence O'Toole Church for many years, beginning when the parish first opened. Visitation will be held on Mon., March 19th from 9:00 a.m. until time of prayers at 11:30 a.m. at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL. Funeral Mass at 12:30 p.m. at St. Lawrence O'Toole Catholic Church, 4101 St. Lawrence Ave. Matteson, IL 60443. Private Committal at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Alsip. Memorials may be directed to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, stjude.org. For info or to sign guestbook please visit www.kurtzmemorialchapel.com or call 815-806-2225 Services are entrusted to Heartland Memorial Center.


Condolence & Memory Journal

I have thought of your mom often and this morning she just came to my heart and I found this online. I am so sorry for your loss and I pray that she was peaceful and that you all are well! In the short time I knew her, she got into my heart! Your family remains in my heart as well! God bless you all!

Posted by Heather Kits - Orland Park, IL - Friend   August 09, 2018

I just learned of Elaine's passing. I'm so very sorry for your families loss.

Posted by Maureen King (Graf) - Frankfort, IL   March 30, 2018

We are thinking of your family and wishing you peace and comfort as you remember and celebrate Eliane's wonderful life.
She was a very special person, wife and mother.
We were sad to hear about your loss and are sending you our deepest sympathy.

Posted by Thomas Gilmore - Bellingham, WA - Family   March 25, 2018


We just learned about Aunt Elaine's passing. We are so sorry for your loss. She was a special person and will always be remembered. Love Tom and Jan Malito

Posted by Tom Malito - Orland Park, IL - family   March 24, 2018

I'm so sorry Diane my prayers are with you

Posted by Emmet Stanek - Antioch, IL - Friend   March 19, 2018

So sorry for your lost I remember your mom coming into Dominick's I worked with Diane .

Posted by Kathie Miller - Phoenix, AZ - Coworker   March 19, 2018

Dear Diane, Susan, Michael and Robert. We are so saddened to hear of your loss and offer our deepest condolences to the family. May the God of all comfort be with you during this difficult time. Philippians 4:6,7

Posted by David and Althea    March 18, 2018