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Elaine I. Matthews
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Elaine I. Matthews, 97, of Elmhurst. Beloved wife of the late William H. Matthews; loving mother of Nancy (George) Sam Wannop, Judy (the late John) Travnicek, and Pauline Matthews (Lee Armer); devoted grandmother of Samantha (Tom) Inczauskis, George (Laura) Sam, Tony Sam, Christine Wannop, Paul Armer, Shawn Armer, and Glen Armer; great-grandmother of Emily and Ethan Sam; fond sister of Rose Marie (the late Richard) Schaefer, Margaret Boeykens, the late Noel (Pat) Boeykens, the late Cecile (the late Ed) Belsky, the late Leon Boeykens, and the late Marie (the late Frank) Johnson; aunt of many nieces and nephews. Former member of Sun Downers Square Dancing Group.

Visitation Sunday, February 26th, 2-8PM at Knollcrest Funeral Home, 1500 S. Meyers Rd. (3 blks. So. of Roosevelt Rd) Lombard. Funeral Monday 9:15 AM from the funeral home to St. Alexander’s Church, 300 S Cornell Ave, Villa Park, IL 60181. Mass 10 AM. Interment All Saints Cemetery. Memorials to American Cancer Society are appreciated. Funeral Info: 630-932-1500.

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2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Knollcrest Funeral Home

1500 South Meyers Road
Lombard, IL 60148

Prayer Service




9:15 AM
Knollcrest Funeral Home

1500 South Meyers Road
Lombard, IL 60148

Funeral Mass




10:00 AM
St. Alexander Church

300 S. Cornell Ave.
Villa Park, IL 60181

Cemetery Details


All Saints Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum

700 N. River Road
Des Plaines, IL 60016

Memorial Contribution

Drury Lane

100 Drury Lane
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

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