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Joellen Tobias

Joellen "Jo" Tobias

Friday, September 2nd, 1949 - Monday, March 29th, 2021
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Joellen “Jo” Tobias, nee Bugas, 72, March 29, 2021, a lifelong resident of Chicago, loving mother of Antonia “Toni” (Will) Lopez and Anastacia “Stacey” (Favio) Reyes; cherished grandmother of Nathaniel, Paul, Jessica, Jackie, and Jacob; great-grandmother of Isaac; also survived by Domingo Tobias Jr. Preceded in death by her parents, Steven and Marguerite Walz Bugas; and one brother James “Jimmy” Bugas.

Joellen was the Owner/Operator of JT Appraisals for over 30 years. She enjoyed going out to eat and traveling with her family and friends. She loved listening to music, especially Bob Marley and Reggae. Her family described her as the life of the party. She was free spirit, always smiling, very happy, outgoing, and adventurous.

Services at ST. MALACHY PRECIOUS BLOOD CHURCH, 2248 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL where family and friends will gather on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, from 9 a.m. until time of Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Burial Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Alsip, IL.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to St. Malachy Precious Blood Church, 2248 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60612.

For those attending services, PLEASE NOTE THAT COVID19 RESTRICTIONS FOR MAXIMUM GATHERING WILL BE OBSERVED: 120 AT CHURCH. MASKS REQUIRED.

Please visit JOELLEN “JO” TOBIAS BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts or memories in the online guest book, visit www.chapelc.com or www.facebook.com/centralchapel. Arrangements by CENTRAL CHAPELS-Chicago. Info., 773-581-9000.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, April 6th, 2021 | 9:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Tuesday, April 6th, 2021 9:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    St. Malachy Precious Blood Church
    Address
    2248 West Washington BLVD
    CHICAGO, IL
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    For those attending services, PLEASE NOTE THAT COVID19 RESTRICTIONS FOR MAXIMUM GATHERING WILL BE OBSERVED: 120 AT CHURCH. MASKS REQUIRED.

    Life streaming will be available for Church services.. Proceed to centralchapelsonline.com for viewing access.
  • Service

    Tuesday, April 6th, 2021 | 11:00am
    When
    Tuesday, April 6th, 2021 11:00am
    Location
    St. Malachy Precious Blood Church
    Address
    2248 West Washington BLVD
    CHICAGO, IL
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    For those attending services, PLEASE NOTE THAT COVID19 RESTRICTIONS FOR MAXIMUM GATHERING WILL BE OBSERVED: 120 AT CHURCH. MASKS REQUIRED.

    Life streaming will be available for Church services.. Proceed to centralchapelsonline.com for viewing access.
  • Interment

    Location
    Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
    Address
    6001 W. 111th St.
    ALSIP, IL
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    Notes
    Joellen will be laid to rest next to her parents.

    Section 26
    Block 31
    Lot 3
    Grave 2

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Areli Varela-Coleman

Posted at 11:41am
Stacey, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Words cannot express the loss of a loved one. May God bless you and your family always especially during this heartbreaking time. Love to you all. The Coleman Family (Areli (Yoly) Ed, Miles,Imani and Yolanda
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Pauline King

Posted at 09:48am
We are thinking of you during this difficult time. Pauline King-Chance, Steven Chance, Edith King, Kimberly and Ashley Bell.
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