Dorothy J. Schlette
Age 58. Passed away on Friday, May 7, 2010 surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. She was employed by Loyola University Medical Center. She attended St. Jude Grade School, SFA Class of 1969 and graduated from Northern Illinois University.
Preceded in death by her loving husband, Rolf Schlette; her parents, James J. Kenney II and Mary Rita (nee Doyle) Kenney.
Survived by her loving daughter, Melissa and son-in-law, Steve Hawkinson; her grandchildren, Jackson and Brooklyn Hawkinson; her siblings, James J. (fiancee, Penny Borello) Kenney III, Judi (Lou) Tapella, Carol Strader (Ron McDaniel) and Mary Ellen (Dick) Pemble; her nieces and nephews, Lisa (Dave) Clark, Gina Tapella, Amy Holm, Colleen (Dave) Crafton, Jim (Tara) Kenney and Michael Kenney.
Thank you to her many friends who helped with her care; we so appreciated the wonderful care at the Loyola Cancer Center in Homer Glen and special thanks to the wonderful staff at Juliet Hospice Home.
Funeral service will be Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at 9:30 a.m. from the Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home, 1500 Black Road to St. Mary Catholic Church in Minooka for mass at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be Monday, May 10, 2010 from 3:00 to 8:00 pm. Private inurnment at Woodlawn Memorial Park II (Hills of Rest).
In lieu of flowers, contributions to Cardinal Bernadine Cancer Center of Loyola Medical Center or Joliet Area Community Hospice In Dorothy's name would be appreciated. Arrangements by:
Tapella Funeral Services@
Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home
For information: 815-726-4054
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Published in Herald News from May 9 to May 10, 2010