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“We were very sad to hear of Rachel's passing, but we feel extremely blessed to have known her. She was such a Sweet, caring, & fun loving person,...Read More »
1 of 27 | Posted by: Brian Redican - New Lenox, IL

“in loving memory of rachel lynn sweet rest in peace ”
2 of 27 | Posted by: lisa klaw - mokena, IL - Friend

“I am very sorry for your loss. I will keep all of you in my prayers. I know that my daughter Lucy and Rachel were friends. They now rejoice with...Read More »
3 of 27 | Posted by: Cindy Purity - New Lenox, IN

“We are very sorry for your loss our prayers and thoughtsee are with you and your family ”
4 of 27 | Posted by: Rick Castillo - IL - Friend

“Rachel was a joy to care for and always smiled through her pain. I will all miss her terribly and never forget her strength, determination and...Read More »
5 of 27 | Posted by: Nora Tabor - Chicago, IL - Friend

“So honored to have known Rachel. She was smart, kind and funny. She made such an impact on our daughter Allison. Your family is very strong and...Read More »
6 of 27 | Posted by: Lori and Wayne Macha - Mokena, IL

“I had Rachel in my driver education class at U Drive. Rachel was a wonderful person and I'm am sadden to hear of her passing. Wishing you peace, love...Read More »
7 of 27 | Posted by: James Ferrando - Tinley Park, IL

“Our deepest sympathy on the loss of your daughter! ”
8 of 27 | Posted by: Tony & Terri Ferry - Lowell, IN

“Rachel, you were taken from this earth to soon. You were an amazing, strong woman. You were a fighter. I was so saddened to hear you lost your battle...Read More »
9 of 27 | Posted by: Sara O'Hare - New Lenox, IL

“Jim, Sue and Randy, I hope you find some peace in your sweet memories of Rachel. I feel lucky I got to spend a small amount of time with her at the...Read More »
10 of 27 | Posted by: Dathene Fox - Naperville, IL

“With deepest sympathy on Rachel's passing. May she rest in eternal peace and serve as another of the Lord's many Angels protecting every member of...Read More »
11 of 27 | Posted by: Greg Scheiner - Bridgeview, IL

“Those we love don't go away They walk beside us everyday.Keeping you close in heart and prayer for the loss of your beloved Rachel ”
12 of 27 | Posted by: Tammy Wollesen - IL - Coworker

“We were SO blessed to have had Rachel in our lives! What an amazing young woman with such a brave and positive spirit! Prayers for peace for all of...Read More »
13 of 27 | Posted by: nicole whalen - mokena, IL

“We are sorry to hear of the loss of your beautiful daughter. May she be in peace at the hands of the lord. ”
14 of 27 | Posted by: Amy/Rich Webber - New Lenox, IL

“So sorry for your loss! I am a friend of Nick Griffin who is a CFer here in Rocky Mount who loved Rachel. CF is such a terrible disease!! Prayers...Read More »
15 of 27 | Posted by: Gwen Williams - Rocky Mount, NC

“I'm so very sorry for your loss. I'm a mother of a CFer. I can't imagine your pain. ”
16 of 27 | Posted by: Wendy Olsen-Foxon - Wilmington, IL

“My thoughts and prayers are with the Sweet family on the passing of their beautiful daughterbRachel. God bless. ”
17 of 27 | Posted by: Beverly Murphy - West Yarmouth, MA

“I pray that your treasured memories of Rachel will keep you strong.Terry and Julie AckertWahl Clipper Corporation ”
18 of 27 | Posted by: Julie Ackert - Sterling, IL

“My deepest sympathies. I will keep your family in my prayers. ”
19 of 27 | Posted by: carolyn heyman - chicago, IL

“My heart was sadden to learn about the passing of Rachel... she was one of the sweetest patients I took care of. We will miss Rachel at Lurie,...Read More »
20 of 27 | Posted by: Lakisha Williams - Chicago, IL

“To the family of Rachel,I would just like to say that I was a classmate of Rachel's since the first grade. I was aware of her illness as we grew...Read More »
21 of 27 | Posted by: Autumn Macica - New Lenox, IL

“My thoughts and prayers go out to Rachel's family. I'm so very sorry for your loss. I was one of Rachel's nurses at Lurie Children's Hospital. Rachel...Read More »
22 of 27 | Posted by: Janet Zube-Arrington - Lansing, IL

“It was an honor to be your Freshman Reading teacher. You were a lovely young lady and a pleasure to have in class. ”
23 of 27 | Posted by: Bridget Scheer - Manhattan, IL

“Next time you feel down and out, when life is tough or unfair reminisce how Rachel fought her cross to bear with strength, grace, courageousness and...Read More »
24 of 27 | Posted by: Mark Welke - Family Friend

“Dear Jim and Sue and Randy,Words of comfort are elusive but please know that even in this, especially in this, you are loved deeply, intimately by...Read More »
25 of 27 | Posted by: Mark and Sue Armamentos - Mokena, IL

“It was a pleasure to have Rachel in my fifth grade class. Her last name described her perfectly. She always had a smile on her face, was very...Read More »
26 of 27 | Posted by: fred parker - mokena, IL

“In loving memory Rachel Lynn Sweet Rest in everlasting peace ”
27 of 27 | Posted by: Barbara Sweet - Cresthill, IL


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Rachel Lynn Sweet
19, of Mokena, passed away Saturday, December 31, 2016. Rachel is survived by her loving family; parents James and Susan (nee Wagner) Sweet; brother Randel Sweet; grandparents Edward and Mildred Wagner; uncles Edward (Carol) Wagner, Thomas (Eileen) Sweet and Steven (Mary) Sweet and aunt Barbara Sweet; Rachel was preceded in death by grandparents George and Teresa Sweet. Rachel was a graduate of Lincoln Way West High School. Family will receive friends on Friday, January 6, 2017 at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 102 E. Francis Rd. New Lenox IL 60451 from 3:00PM until 9:00PM. Funeral services on Saturday, January 7, 2017 prayers in the funeral home chapel at 9:30AM leaving for St. Jude Catholic Church, New Lenox for a 10:00AM Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow at Good Shepherd Cemetery, Orland Park. In lieu of flowers donate to Two Sweet Kids https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=ESGMNLSHPY3BJ or Cystic Fibrosis Foundation www.cff.org. For information www.kurtzmemorialchapel.com or 815-485-3700