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Lori Ann Grosvenor

Published: Monday, May 6, 2013 3:57 p.m. CST

COAL CITY, Ill. — Mrs. Lori Ann (Manietta) Grosvenor, 51, of Coal City, Ill., passed away unexpectedly Friday, May 3, 2013, at her home.

Born May 25, 1961, in Joliet, Ill., Lori is the daughter of John and Mary Phillips-Manietta of Coal City. She was raised in Coal City and was a graduate of Coal City High School with the Class of 1979.

On May 9, 1987, Lori married Dennis Grosvenor in Assumption Catholic Church and, together, they made their home in Coal City. Lori held employment with the First National Bank of Coal City, where she worked for 20 years.

She will be remembered for her love of the color red, collecting antiques and crafts, and for her cross stitching and hand work. Lori was a devoted wife to Dennis and always remained very sentimental of family things.

Survivors include her husband of 25 years, Dennis; her parents, John and Mary Manietta of Coal City; father- and mother-in-law, Les and Sarah Grosvenor of Ava, Ill.; five brothers, John Manietta of Plainfield, Ill., Ronnie (Debi) Manietta of Mazon, Ill., Joe Manietta of Chicago, Jason Manietta of Louisville, Ky., and Matt (Stefanie) Manietta of Channahon, Ill.; one brother-in-law, Rick Grosvenor of Ottawa. Ill.; nieces and nephews Stephanie (Brandon) Bailey of Coal City, Tyler Mattila of Michigan, Jennie Rose Manietta and Dusty Manietta of Mazon, and Sienna Manietta of Channahon; two great-nephews, Colton and Grayson Bailey; two uncles, Raymond (Betty) Manietta and A.J. (the late Sue) Manietta; and three aunts: Rosann Manietta, Carol Onsen-Morin and Anne Manietta, all of Coal City. Lori was preceded in death by grandparents Ervin and Jennie Phillips, Anton and Rose Manietta, Lester and Anna Grosvenor and Emory and Rose Talbott; her sister-in-law, Bev Manietta; and aunts and uncles Lawrence Manietta, Joseph Manietta, Carl (Lois) Manietta, Joann (Richard) Klover, Leonard “Swede” Onsen, Ron Morin, Marilyn (Gerald) Krell, Joan Schumacher, Geraldine Davis, and Melba Hamilton; and her cousin Gerald “Tiger” Krell.

Visitation and video tribute will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 7, at Reeves Funeral Home, 75 North Broadway (one block north of Illinois 113), Coal City.

Funeral services will follow at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 8, in Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church, 245 South Kankakee St., Coal City. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated with the Rev. Robert Noesen officiating. Burial will be in Braceville-Gardner Cemetery.

Preferred memorials may be made as gifts in Lori’s memory to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Friends may sign the online guestbook or send private condolences to the family by logging onto

Funeral services and arrangements have been made under the direction and care of Reeves Funeral Homes, Ltd. in Coal City. For additional information, call the funeral home at (815) 634-2125.

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