- April 13, 1929 - April 17, 2017
- Mokena, Illinois
of Elaine's Passing
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“My family and I want to send our deepest condolences to you and your loved ones. We wish we could have made it to the service.
1 of 5 | Posted by: David Waller - Oak forest, IL
“To the Kuhn Family : We are sorry to hear of your loss. We have fond memoriesof Elaine from the old Ivanhoe neighborhood and Queen of Apostles...Read More »
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“both Elaine and Bill were very good friends that we will miss
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“During these difficult times, Remember the smiles, Cherish the moments, find comfort in the memories. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. The...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Don & Carla Sundby - Petersburg, IL
“On behalf of Fr. Scott Donahue and Mercy Home for Boys & Girls, we would like to extend our heartfelt condolences and prayers to the family and...Read More »
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Elaine C. Kuhn (Curtis)
A proud daughter of an Irish mother and a Greek father, Elaine Constance Kuhn, nee Curtis, age 88, died peacefully at home in Mokena the morning after hosting her annual Easter dinner for family. She will be remembered as an extraordinary wife for 63 years to her late husband, Bill, and a loving mother to her four sons, Daniel, Michael (Kathy), Lawrence (LeeAnn), and Timothy (Trish), and a devoted grandmother to Curtis (Brigid), Elizabeth (Andy), Peter, Kevin, Colin, Emmett, and Kevin II. She was a happy great-grandmother of baby Andrew Curtis Tomka. She will also be remembered for her beauty, goodness, and kindness.
She was a loving sister to the late Charles Curtis, the late Jim (Teri) Curtis, the late Margaret (Gregory) Burns, the late Daphne (Paul) Johnson, the late Irene (John) Menig, and Nancy (Len) Danca. She was a fond sister-in-law of Alice and Jim Allen and a caring aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation on Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 9 to 11 a.m. at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 19515 115th Avenue, Mokena. Entombment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations to Mercy Home for Boys and Girls, 1140 W. Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60607 or www.mercyhome.org
For information, www.kurtzmemorialchapel.com or (815) 806-2225.