Carmen C. Pacella

Visitation: Friday, 5/25/18, 9:30am-10:30am

Mass, 10:30am

Service will be held at Holy Name Cathedral Church

730 N. Wabash Ave., Chicago

Interment:  Private

Carmen "Carmine" Charles Pacella, of Chicago, Illinois, born on January 25, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois, to the late Mary (nee Marzano) and the late Anthony Pacella, passed away at age 80 on May 18, 2018 in Chicago. Carmen graduated from DeLaSalle Institute high school and attended Murray State University. He was a Claims Adjuster at Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) until retiring in 1994. Carmen was married to Madelaine (nee DeMercede). He was preceded in death by his brothers, Dominic, Joey "Popeye", Johnny (the late Angie), and Raymond "Ray Ray" (the late Jeannie); and sister, Rose "Tootsie" (the late Sam) Donato. Carmen is survived by his daughters, Maria (Mike) Johnson, Angela Stibling, and Tara Pacella; brother, Bill (Rose) Pacella; sister, Lucy (the late Ray) Setlak; and grandchildren, Luke Johnson and Mark Johnson.

Mary E. Bruton

(nee Brody)

Visitation: Sunday, 5/20/18, 2pm-8pm

Funeral: Monday, 5/21/18, 9:15am

St. Mary of Perpetual Help Church, Mass 10am

Interment:  Mt. Olivet Cemetery

Beloved wife of the late James Sr.; loving mother of James Jr. (Carole), William (Bernice), and John Bruton; fond grandmother of Nicole (Tom) Totosz, Billy, Jimmy (Joanne), Jack (Jessica), and Cathy (Dan) Camponovo; great grandmother of Olivia Grace and Ella Rose; dear sister of the late William (Annie) Brody; fond aunt of William, Kathleen, Michael, and James; dear friend of many; special thanks to Monica her caregiver.

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Wallace V. Gutraj

Visitation: Tuesday, 5/22/18, 9am-10am

Mass, 10am

Service will be held  at St. Anthony Church

​7659 W Sauk Trail, Frankfort

​Interment:  Private

Beloved son of the late Stanley and Dolores Gutraj; dear brother of Conrad (Vivian), Barbara (Gregory) Witecki, Deborah Gutraj, and Timothy Gutraj; fond uncle of Bryan Gutraj, Tiffany Rosik, John Paul Gutraj, Jacqueline Doyle, Kelley Moore, Mark Witecki, Lauren Gutraj, and Stephanie Gutraj; great uncle of six.

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Helen M. McCormick

Visitation: Thursday, 5/24/18, 10am-11am

Mass, 11am

Service will be held at St. Barbara Church

​2859 S Throop St., Chicago

Interment:  Holy Sepulchre Cemetery

​Formerly Sr. Gilberta, OSF. Beloved daughter of the late Michael and Agnes McCormick. Dear sister of Patricia (Bernard) Urycki, and the late Agnes (Mathias) Mattern, William (LaVerne), Gilbert (Marie), Florence (James) Ryan, Marian (Martin) Callinan, Margaret (Steve) Puiszis, Rosemary, LaVerne (Raymond) Rayniak, and Collette (James) Stewart. Fond aunt of many nieces and nephews.