Ms. Carol Jean Coglianese, 73, of Lake Shannon, and formerly the Southside of Chicago, passed away Saturday evening, March 2, 2013, at her home.
Born Jan. 23, 1940, in Chicago, Carol was a daughter of the late Ralph and Caroline Cerceo-Coglianese. She spend her entire life as a homemaker, and will be remembered for her great love of cooking for family.
Survivors include five children, Stephanie (Dave) DeVries and Dawn (Steve) Noe, both of Braidwood, Ill., Carol (the late Ken) Lentz of Steger, Ill., and David Gibbons and Little Joe "Pug" Hooge, both of Lake Shannon; 12 grandchildren, Lisa (Josh) Thompson, Eric (Jen) DeVries, David DeVries, Jeremy (Kim) DeVries, Dakota Casey, Olivia Casey, Todd Noe, Joey Noe, Steve Noe, Jarrad Noe, Jessica Blumenthal and Joey Lentz; and six great-grandchildren, Blake, Breanna, Kenzie, Jayden, Jasmine and Dominic; as well as her close friend, Gail, of Oak Lawn, Ill.
Carol Jean was preceded in death by her parents and a son, Craig.
Cremation rites have been accorded, and the family will receive friends on Saturday, March 16, from 3 p.m. until the time of memorial services at 6 p.m. in Reeves Funeral Home, 75 North Broadway (one block north of Illinois 113), Coal City.
Friends may sign the online guestbook or send private condolences to the family by logging onto www.ReevesFuneral.com.
Cremation services have been made under the direction and care of Reeves Funeral Homes Ltd., 75 North Broadway, Coal City. For additional information, call the funeral home at (815) 634-2125.