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Mary "Bette" W. McGirr

May 21, 1922 September 17, 2018
Mary "Bette" W.  McGirr
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Obituary for Mary "Bette" W. McGirr

Mary W. “Bette” McGirr, nee Wentink, age 96 of Lombard, formerly of Oak Brook. Beloved wife of the late Gilbert J. McGirr; loving mother of Page (Mary) McGirr, Kevin (Marilou) McGirr, Marybeth (William) Flater, and Brian (Lynn) McGirr; devoted grandmother of Colleen (Shawn) Denlinger, Michael (Dr. Blythe Bartos) McGirr, Ryan (Meghan) McGirr, Kevin (Siobhan) McGirr, Brandon (Dr. Deborah Hornacek) McGirr, Sean (Julie) McGirr, Tony McGirr, and Chad McGirr; great-grandmother of Isaac, Claire, Mary, and Lydia Denlinger, Madeline, Samuel, and Nicholas McGirr, Naveen, Pilar, and Amelia McGirr, Katelyn, Connor, and Grace McGirr, and Claire McGirr; preceded in death by her siblings Francis (Katherine) Wentink, James (Geraldine) Wentink, and Winifred (John) Mulder; aunt of many nieces and nephews.

Graduate of Oak Park and River Forest High School in 1938 and Rosary College (now Dominican University) in 1942. Bette taught elementary school for several years before dedicating her life to raising her four children.

Visitation Saturday, September 22, from 9:15 AM until the time of Mass at 10 AM at St. Luke Catholic Church, 7600 W. Lake Street, River Forest, IL. Interment private. Memorials to Dominican University, 7900 West Division, River Forest, IL 60305, are appreciated. Funeral info: 630-932-1500.


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Visitation

Saturday

22

Sep

9:15 AM 9/22/2018 9:15:00 AM - 10:00 AM 9/22/2018 10:00:00 AM
St. Luke Roman Catholic Church

528 Lathrop Ave
River Forest,, IL 60305

St. Luke Roman Catholic Church
528 Lathrop Ave River Forest, 60305 IL
United States

Funeral Mass

Saturday

22

Sep

10:00 AM 9/22/2018 10:00:00 AM
St. Luke Roman Catholic Church

528 Lathrop Ave
River Forest,, IL 60305

St. Luke Roman Catholic Church
528 Lathrop Ave River Forest, 60305 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Bronswood Cemetery Final Resting Place

3805 Madison St
Oak Brook, IL 60523

3805 Madison St Oak Brook 60523 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Dominican University

7900 West Division
River Forest, IL 60305
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