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“Just today, I was told from my godson about Dr. DeLaurentis' passing. I am shocked. He was my doctor for many years. In 2008, I moved to Indiana...Read More »
1 of 41 | Posted by: Denise Stark - Crown Point, IN

“Dr De Laurentis. You were much more than a doctor to me for over 11 years. I'm shocked and very saddened by your passing. I don't even think I'll...Read More »
2 of 41 | Posted by: Bill Hayes - New Lenox, IL

“I just learned of Frank's passing and all of us at the University of Chicago, where Frank taught geriatric psychiatry to our residents at one time,...Read More »
3 of 41 | Posted by: Daniel Yohanna - Friend

“I am so very sorry to hear about the passing of Dr. Delaurentis. He was a wonderful, kind ,caring physician who took good cater of my mother. My...Read More »
4 of 41 | Posted by: Cherise Kelly

“I am so sorry for the loss of a great man that not only listened to my problems & helped me with the meds I required but for the time he spent with...Read More »
5 of 41 | Posted by: Tamara Lewis - Tinley Park, IL

“He was a good man. He enriched the lives of everyone he met, mine included. I'M sorry for your loss. I will never forget him. ”
6 of 41 | Posted by: Catherine Gleason - Medford, OR

“I am sadden by the sudden loss of Dr Delaurentis. With deep sympathy, I pray for doctor's wife and daughter, Colleague and friend--Dr Bartuska, and...Read More »
7 of 41 | Posted by: Meg Vorpahl - Willow Springs, IL

“I just learned of this great loss. Dr. DeLaurentis provided such compassionate care to my aunt as well as to my clients who were his patients. I...Read More »
8 of 41 | Posted by: Courtney Pucel - Joliet, IL

“I met Dr last year when I was assigned as his Pharmaceutical rep, My 1st time in his office was like seeing an old friend, He was so personable and...Read More »
9 of 41 | Posted by: Bridget Wilson - Aurora, IL

“Dr. DeLaurentis treated my 24 year old disabled daughter who has severe cerebral palsy. He was patient and kind as she spoke with her communication...Read More »
10 of 41 | Posted by: Deb Seefeldt - Frankfort, IL

“I was very sad to hear about Dr. DeLaurentis' passing, and I send condolences to his friends and family. I know that I am late in adding my memory,...Read More »
11 of 41 | Posted by: Nancy Cruz - Mokena, IL

“I had the honor of calling Frank my friend since freshman year at university. Our friendship had a profound positive impact on my life and I am...Read More »
12 of 41 | Posted by: Gregory Hart - Honolulu, HI

“I am so sad to hear about Dr. Frank's passing. He helped my mother and me when we needed to get through difficult times. Will miss him greatly. ...Read More »
13 of 41 | Posted by: Beverly Adamski - Orland Park, IL

“We are so shocked and saddened by the sudden loss of our dear cousin and friend, Frankie. We always enjoyed the holidays together. Life is so...Read More »
14 of 41 | Posted by: Georgene Ross - Prospect Heights, IL

“I am shocked but also very sad about Dr D...he was a very warm and easy person to confide in for the past 3 years. Much love to his family and...Read More »
15 of 41 | Posted by: Victoria Maraldo - Oak Forest, IL

“It is rare to find a practitioner who not only prescribes treatment, but really listens to his patients as they describe how they feel. Frank...Read More »
16 of 41 | Posted by: Linda Strzelczyk - Oak Forest, IL

“Words cannot adequately express our shock and sadness that my dear 47-year old cousin is no longer with us. My husband Al, my sister Jerry, and I...Read More »
17 of 41 | Posted by: Georgene Ross - Prospect Hts., IL

“Princess and Paul and all the staff of the Emotion Management Program offer our most heartfelt condolences to those who knew and appreciated Dr....Read More »
18 of 41 | Posted by: Princess Williams - IL

“Dr. Delaurentis, I don't know if I can talk to anyone like I was able to talk with you. you have helped me for the past year or so and to think there...Read More »
19 of 41 | Posted by: Kathie Miller - New Lenox, IL

“I am a pharmaceutical rep in the Orland Park area and have been calling on Dr. Delaurentis and Dr. Bartuska for about a year and a half. In the...Read More »
20 of 41 | Posted by: Chaleen Rumpf

“It was with great sadness that I heard of Dr. DeLaurentis' passing. I referred so many of my patients to him and always appreciated the care he gave...Read More »
21 of 41 | Posted by: Dr. Janet Irvine - Orlando Park, IL

“I was very saddened and shocked to hear of Frank's passing. I have only great memories of Frank as we hung out quite a bit in grade school. I will...Read More »
22 of 41 | Posted by: Bryan Barger - Naperville, IL

“I am so saddened and sorry to hear of the loss of my boss and friend Dr. D. He was a genuine and sincere physician that wanted to help all that came...Read More »
23 of 41 | Posted by: Joann Polke - Homer Glen, IL

“The Genesis Therapy Center is extremely saddened to learn of Dr. DeLaurentis' death. He has always been an incredible resource for our clients and a...Read More »
24 of 41 | Posted by: Catherine Fairfield - Oak Forest, IL

“Dr D, Im in shock and deeply saddened to learn about your passing. You took such great care of me and brought me back to life from a very dark place...Read More »
25 of 41 | Posted by: Mary Formentini - GLENWOOD, IL

“RIP doctor D. You were a kind man and will be missed. Completely shocked of your passing. ”
26 of 41 | Posted by: Jodette Szymanski - Orland park, IL

“Martina, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I am in total disbelief, I met Dr. D as his drug rep and we quickly discovered that we were neighbors...Read More »
27 of 41 | Posted by: karim ross - frankfort, IL

“Today and always, may loving memories bring you peace, comfort, and strength. ”
28 of 41 | Posted by: JACCI WOJNO - NEW LENOX, IL

“Thanks, Frank for unflinchingly taking patients as they were, and gently nudging them to better places. Or, if there was not so much a better place,...Read More »
29 of 41 | Posted by: Connie Natvig - Tinley Park

“I am so devastated to hear of Dr. Delaurentis' passing. He was the only doctor that took the time to help me through one of the darkest times in my...Read More »
30 of 41 | Posted by: Kerry Sienko - Tinley Park, IL

“We extend our prayers and thoughts to you during this difficult time, and wish you peace and tranquility in the days ahead. ”
31 of 41 | Posted by: Jurate Mikonis, Jolanta's sister

“I am so stunned and saddened by the news of Frank's passing. We consulted together, on and off, over the years, and he had always been a reliable,...Read More »
32 of 41 | Posted by: Andrea Chaitin-Richards - IL

“We are saddened at the untimely passing of a sweet, gentle man who helped so many people in his short time on this earth. Rest in Peace, Doctor. ”
33 of 41 | Posted by: Tom & Diane Dietz - Tinley Park, IL

“My condolences to the family. ”
34 of 41 | Posted by: Marian Ripley - Acquaintance

“I am so very sorry for your loss. You and marissa are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
35 of 41 | Posted by: Kim John-baptiste - Carol stream, IL

“Dear Martina and Marisa, I am so very sorry for the loss of your wonderful father and husband. I can remember always seeing Frank with Marisa in mass...Read More »
36 of 41 | Posted by: Lisa Glancy - Frankfort, IL

“My doctor. My friend. He saved me from myself. He was a good man that will be in my heart forever. We lost a very dear manHe will cover you with his...Read More »
37 of 41 | Posted by: Sara Buchholz-Haddon - Steger, IL

“Life can be so unfair. One by one, our family unravels. Even though I hadn't seen you much lately, I always looked forward to your amazing photo...Read More »
38 of 41 | Posted by: Laura DeLaurentis - Elmhurst, IL

“Our hearts are broken. Frank was an extension of our family. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family during this very difficult time. We will...Read More »
39 of 41 | Posted by: Carlene & Joe Motto - Lemont, IL

“Martina and Marisa, I am so sad for your family! This is so horrible. I pray for your family and for Frank's poor dad and and his friends. God...Read More »
40 of 41 | Posted by: Bridget Bandurski - IL - Friend

“So sorry for your family's sudden loss of Frank. I was a childhood friend from SE Gross Elementary School. He was a great kid. Saddened by this loss....Read More »
41 of 41 | Posted by: Tracy Stocker - Tigard, OR

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Age 47 of Frankfort, passed away suddenly of an undetected aortic aneurysm; on Saturday, October 8th 2016 at his home in Frankfort.

Frank is survived by his loving family, wife, Martina DeLaurentis (Steinkopf), daughter, Marisa DeLaurentis, father, Frank P. (Jolanta) DeLaurentis, mother and father in law, Horst & Anita Steinkopf, step-brother, Rydis (Greta) Valikonis and close friend and business partner, Tom Bartuska.

Frank was preceded in death by his mother, Sharon DeLaurentis (Kulikowski).

Frank was an owner of Southwest Psychiatric Services in Orland Park. He was very dedicated to his family, his profession and to his patients.

Family will receive friends on Sunday, October 16th, 2016 from 2:00 PM until time of the funeral service at 7:00 PM at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer's Association ( or It's a Pittie Rescue ( would be appreciated. For information, or 815-806-2225.

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