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Mary Kiska

Mary Helen Kiska

Monday, August 18th, 1930 - Monday, March 22nd, 2021
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Mary Helen Kiska (Petrik)
Age 90, resident of Chicago, Clearing neighborhood, passed away on March 22, 2021 surrounded by her beloved family. Loving mother of Mary Jane (Mike) Champion, Janice Kiska, Jerome (Kathy) Kiska, Joseph Kiska, Jeffrey Kiska, Joanne (Jim) Kappel, Mary Ann (Tony) Dudek, and Lisa (Mike) Winn; cherished grandmother of Jenny, Debbie (Dave), Kim, Jason, Jessica, Philip, Katrina (Jeff), Lori, Sharon (Mike), Melissa, Ashley (Fred), Michael, and Ally and great-grandmother of Brittany, Brooklyn, Alyssa, Kelly, Olivia, Dexter, Jacob, James, Jack, Luke, and Jack; also survived by her sister-in-law Margaret Ann (Bob) Melzer. Mary was a beloved aunt to many.

Mary was preceded in death by her parents Joseph and Katherine Petrik (Lucka), her husband Joseph Kiska Sr., and her brothers Joe, Hank, Frank, Chuck, and George.

Mary was a devout Catholic, and parishioner at St. Symphorosa Catholic Church. She enjoyed embroidery, gardening, and wordsearch puzzles, but most of all spending time with her family. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and sister, who will always be remembered and never forgotten.

Services at CENTRAL CHAPEL, 6158 S. Central Ave., Chicago, IL, where family and friends will gather on Sunday, March 28, 2021 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Services at CENTRAL CHAPEL, 6158 S. Central Ave., Chicago, IL. Funeral Monday, March 29th at 9:00 a.m., at chapel, to St. Symphorosa Catholic Church, 6135 S. Austin Ave Chicago. Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. Entombment St. Mary Cemetery, Evergreen Park, IL.

For those attending services, PLEASE NOTE THAT COVID19 RESTRICTIONS FOR MAXIMUM GATHERING WILL BE OBSERVED: 25 PEOPLE AT A TIME AT FUNERAL HOME, 120 AT CHURCH. MASKS REQUIRED.

Please visit MARY KISKA BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts or memories in the online guest book, visit www.chapelc.com or www.facebook.com/centralchapel. Info., 773-581-9000.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, March 28th, 2022 | 3:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Monday, March 28th, 2022 3:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    CENTRAL CHAPEL
    Address
    6158 S. Central Ave.
    CHICAGO, IL 60638
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  • Service

    Monday, March 29th, 2021 | 10:00am
    When
    Monday, March 29th, 2021 10:00am
    Location
    St. Symphorosa Church
    Address
    6135 S. Austin Ave.
    CHICAGO, IL 60638
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  • Interment

    Location
    St. Mary Cemetery
    Address
    3701 W. 87th St.
    EVERGREEN PARK, IL 60805
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Gloria, Jason and Jane Winn

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To Janice and the whole Kiska family: My deepest condolences on the loss of your mother and grandmother. -Julie Wildman
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Janice: I am so very sorry for your loss. Sending you big hugs, and praying that you feel the Lord's comfort at this time. - Julie Wildman
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