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Velma A. Fares

January 17, 1928 — March 7, 2019

Velma A. Fares (Granno)

Age 91, formerly of Olympia Fields and Chicago Heights passed away on Thursday, March 7, 2019. Loving wife of the late Pasquale Fares; beloved mother of Patricia (James Kreske) Fares O’Malley, Michael (Mary Alice Quinn) Fares, David (Kathleen Doerr) Fares and Judith (Paul Baty) Fares; dearest sister of the late Lena Granno (late Albert) Fares; cherished grandmother of Christine (Lawrence) O’Malley Martineau, John O’Malley III, Nathan Fares, Dana Fares, Late Gina Fares, Joshua (Angela Burns) Kreske, Caitlin Fares, Anthony Fares; proud great grandmother of Joshua and Mia O’Malley, Noah and Nico Martineau, and Ian, Lily and Amelia Kreske; also survived by many nieces and nephews. A memorial visitation will be held at the St. Rocco Oratory 315 22nd St. Chicago Heights, IL 60411 on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 9:00 AM until 12:00 PM with a memorial mass at 12:00 PM. Interment will follow to Calvary Cemetery, Steger. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements handled by Kurtz Memorial Chapel, Frankfort www.kurtzmemorialchapel.com or 815-806-2225

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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