Madelyn Calabrese
Madelyn Calabrese

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Madelyn Calabrese (nee Carazzo) age 97 of Wheeling. Beloved wife of the late John Calabrese. Loving mother of Jean (late Thomas) Graf, James (Joan) Calabrese, Noreen (David) Hoffman, Marian Colletti, Janet (Franco) Mule and the late Marsha (late Roger) Andersen. Dear grandma of Natale, Jeff, Jennifer, Michelle (John), Michael (Abby), Margaret (Dan), Dawn, Eric (Christy), Greg (Jenna), John (Margaret), Matthew (Janet), Vincent (Krista), Clayton (Denyelle), Frank (Kattie), John (Missy), and Christina. Great grandma of 40. Great great grandma of five. Fond sister of Margaret (late Larry) Rank and the late Phyllis Carazzo and Jean (late Sam) Cortese, and Ralph Carazzo. Aunt, cousin and friend of many. She worked as “The Lunchroom Lady” at Walt Whitman School for over 30 years. Visitation Thursday 3-8 pm at Kolssak Funeral Home, 189 S. Milwaukee Ave. (2 Blocks South of Dundee Road) Wheeling. Funeral Prayers Friday 10:00 am and then process to St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church for a 10:30 am Life Celebration Mass. Interment All Saints Cemetery. To leave a condolence or for more information visit or call 847.537.6600.


3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, January 13, 2022
Kolssak Funeral Home
189 S Milwaukee Ave.
Wheeling, Illinois, United States
(847) 537-6600

Life Celebration Mass

10:30 am
Friday, January 14, 2022
St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church
181 West Dundee Road
Wheeling, Illinois, United States
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Madelyn Calabrese

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Madelyn Calabrese

1925 - 2022

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