Friday, May 2011
Our Heartfelt Sympathies go out to her family, including daughter (& New Leaf owner), Karen Keane
Marilyn a. Keane of Chicago Heights passed away on May 11th, 2011 at St. James Hospital. She was 83 years old, born in Chicago and resided in Hyde Park and South Shore. She was the eldest of seven beloved children of Albert and Harriet Doherty. Marilyn is survived by her three sisters: Jean (Bill) Taaffe, Alice (Jim) Rooney and Eileen Doherty, and her three brothers: Dan, Tim (Barb), and Jim (Cathy) Doherty. She is the beloved mother of Karen, Kevin (Geri) and Brian (Kerry) Kean and the adored grandmother of Michael (Whitney), Jason, Alexandra, and Kaitlyn, as well as great-grandmother to Cole and Brooklyn.
She will be loved and missed by numerous relatives, life-long friends and neighbors. Marilyn’s funeral was held in a Catholic Mass in Chicago Heights on Monday May 16th. Her body will be interred at Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood, IL. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Catholic Charities (info at (708) 754-0016.
We send our support and condolences to her daughter, Karen, who is an important member of the CWS community, the Rogers Park neighborhood, and a good friend to the school.