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Martha Ruth Szara

November 30, 1943 — July 13, 2021

Martha Ruth Szara

Age 77, of Frankfort formerly longtime of Palos Hills, passed away Tuesday, July 13th, 2021.

Martha is survived by her loving family; husband Wayne Szara, Sr.; children Wayne (Colleen) Szara, Jr., Steven (Laura) Szara and Dana (Brett) Christeon; siblings Mike (Rose) Capps, Jan Capps and Jean Case; grandchildren Lauren, Jason, Erin and Riley Szara, Zachary and Nathaniel Christeon.

Martha was preceded in death by her parents, Jerry and Agnes “Ludine” (French) Capps and her brother Jerry Capps.

Martha was a school nurse for Oak Ridge School District 117 in Palos Hills for many years.

Family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423 on Sunday, July 18, 2021 from 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Funeral service, Monday, July 19, 2021 at 10:00 AM in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow to Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital would be greatly appreciated. For information, www.kurtzmemorialchapel.com or 815-806-2225.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Sunday, July 18, 2021

2:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Kurtz Memorial Chapel - Frankfort

65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423

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Funeral Service

Monday, July 19, 2021

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Kurtz Memorial Chapel - Frankfort

65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423

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Burial

Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery

20953 West Hoff Road, Elwood, IL 60421

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